Love is a game in which one always cheats.
Quote by Honore De Balzac
Courage is the fire that burns in the cold,dark room of fear and doubt that...
No man should marry until he has studied anatomy and dissected at least one woman.
Cruelty and fear shake hands together
Economized love is never real love
Genius is intensity
In diving to the bottom of pleasure we bring up more gravel than pearls.
Power is not revealed by striking hard or often, but by striking true.
There is something great and terrible about suicide.
To kill a relative of whom you are tired is something. But to inherit his...
Wisdom is that apprehension of heavenly things to which the spirit rises through love.
When women love us, they forgive us everything, even our crimes; when they do not...
They ended as all great passions do end-----by a misunderstanding...
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.
Suicide, moreover, was at the time in vogue in Paris: what more suitable key to...
Talent is a flame, but genius is a fire.
A courage which looks easy and yet is rare; the courage of a teacher repeating...
A mother's life, you see, is one long succession of dramas, now soft and tender,...
But reason always cuts a poor figure beside sentiment; the one being essentially restricted, like...
Vocations which we wanted to pursue, but didn't, bleed, like colors, on the whole of...