If certain women walk straight into adultery, there are many others who cling to numerous hopes, and commit sin only after wandering through a maze of sorrows.
Quote by Honore De Balzac
Unintelligent persons are like weeds that thrive in good ground; they love to be amused...
Courtesy is only a thin veneer on the general selfishness.
Nothing so fortifies a friendship as a belief on the part of one friend that...
True love is eternal, infinite, and always like itself. It is equal and pure, without...
In diving to the bottom of pleasure we bring up more gravel than pearls.
All human power is a compound of time and patience.
For passion, be it observed, brings insight with it; it can give a sort of...
When Religion and Royalty are swept away, the people will attack the great, and after...
First love is a kind of vaccination which saves a man from catching the complaint...
Love or hatred must constantly increase between two persons who are always together; every moment...
The more one judges, the less one loves.
It is easier to be a lover than a husband for the simple reason that...
The majority of husbands remind me of an orangutan trying to play the violin.
Solitude is fine, but you need someone to tell you that solitude is fine.
Great love affairs start with Champagne and end with tisane.
A woman who has made fun of her husband can love him no more
A grocer is attracted to his business by a magnetic force as great as the...
The man as he converses is the lover; silent, he is the husband.
But reason always cuts a poor figure beside sentiment; the one being essentially restricted, like...
When law becomes despotic, morals are relaxed, and vice versa.