Laws are spider webs through which the big flies pass and the little ones get caught.
Quote by Honore De Balzac
Honore De Balzac Quotes
Virtue, perhaps, is nothing more than politeness of soul.
Love is a game in which one always cheats.
The most virtuous women have something within them, something that is never chaste.
When Religion and Royalty are swept away, the people will attack the great, and after...
Solitude is fine, but you need someone to tell you that solitude is fine.
To kill a relative of whom you are tired is something. But to inherit his...
Manners are the hypocrisy of a nation.
Thought is a key to all treasures; the miser's gains are ours without his cares....
There is no such thing as a great talent without great will power.
Finance, like time, devours its own children.
A man is a poor creature compared to a woman.
A flow of words is a sure sign of duplicity.
Women are tenacious, and all of them should be tenacious of respect; without esteem they...
A mother who is really a mother is never free.
Society bristles with enigmas which look hard to solve. It is a perfect maze of...
Conscience is our unerring judge until we finally stifle it.
The fact is that love is of two kinds, one which commands, and one which...
I do not regard a broker as a member of the human race.
Ideas devour the ages as men are devoured by their passions. When man is cured,...
Love has its own instinct, finding the way to the heart, as the feeblest insect...