Genius is intensity
Quote by Honore De Balzac
It is only in the act of nursing that a woman realizes her motherhood in...
Modesty is the conscience of the body.
For passion, be it observed, brings insight with it; it can give a sort of...
A letter is a soul, so faithful an echo of the speaking voice that to...
The man as he converses is the lover; silent, he is the husband.
A good husband is never the first to go to sleep at night or the...
Society bristles with enigmas which look hard to solve. It is a perfect maze of...
The heart of a mother is a deep abyss at the bottom of which you...
Courtesy is only a thin veneer on the general selfishness.
The motto of chivalry is also the motto of wisdom; to serve all, but love...
If we could but paint with the hand what we see with the eye.
Thought is a key to all treasures; the miser's gains are ours without his cares....
What is art? Nature concentrated.
The errors of women spring, almost always, from their faith in the good, or their...
We exaggerate misfortune and happiness alike. We are never as bad off or as happy...
Nature makes only dumb animals. We owe the fools to society.
Excess of joy is harder to bear than any amount of sorrow.
Marriage must incessantly contend with a monster that devours everything: familiarity.
I'm an excellent housekeeper. Every time I get a divorce, I keep the house.
Marriage is really tough because you have to deal with feelings ... and lawyers.