Love has its own instinct, finding the way to the heart, as the feeblest insect finds the way to its flower, with a will which nothing can dismay nor turn aside.
Quote by Honore De Balzac
Honore De Balzac Quotes
There are no little events with the heart. It magnifies everything; it places in the...
A mother who is really a mother is never free.
Towns find it as hard as houses of business to rise again from ruin.
To kill a relative of whom you are tired is something. But to inherit his...
Many men are deeply moved by the mere semblance of suffering in a woman; they...
For passion, be it observed, brings insight with it; it can give a sort of...
Behind every great fortune lies a great crime.
It is not enough to be an upright man, we must be seen to be...
Power is the capacity to distort information
Study lends a kind of enchantment to all our surroundings.
It is easier to be a lover than a husband for the simple reason that...
If certain women walk straight into adultery, there are many others who cling to numerous...
Those who spend too fast never grow rich.
True love is eternal, infinite, and always like itself. It is equal and pure, without...
What is art? Nature concentrated.
Chance, my dear, is the sovereign deity in child-bearing.
I do not regard a broker as a member of the human race.
Power is action; the electoral principle is discussion. No political action is possible when discussion...
Love may be or it may not, but where it is, it ought to reveal...
Death unites as well as separates; it silences all paltry feeling.