Finance, like time, devours its own children.
Quote by Honore De Balzac
Honore De Balzac Quotes
Suicide, moreover, was at the time in vogue in Paris: what more suitable key to...
Sometimes at the best moments a single word or a look is enough.
But reason always cuts a poor figure beside sentiment; the one being essentially restricted, like...
Genius is intensity
Study lends a kind of enchantment to all our surroundings.
Love passes quickly, and passes like a street Arab, anxious to mark his way with...
Lovers have a way of using this word, nothing, which implies exactly the opposite.
The heart of a mother is a deep abyss at the bottom of which you...
Nature makes only dumb animals. We owe the fools to society.
Marriage must incessantly contend with a monster that devours everything: familiarity.
For passion, be it observed, brings insight with it; it can give a sort of...
To kill a relative of whom you are tired is something. But to inherit his...
The errors of women spring, almost always, from their faith in the good, or their...
All humanity is passion; without passion, religion, history, novels, art would be ineffectual.
The man whose action habitually bears the stamp of his mind is a genius, but...
A mother who is really a mother is never free.
A woman knows the face of the man she loves as a sailor knows the...
There are some women whose pregnancy would make some sly bachelor smile.
At fifteen, beauty and talent do not exist; there can only be promise of the...
Conscience is our unerring judge until we finally stifle it.