Marriage must incessantly contend with a monster that devours everything: familiarity.
Quote by Honore De Balzac
Conviction brings a silent, indefinable beauty into faces made of the commonest human clay; the...
A jealous husband doesnt doubt his wife, but himself.
The most virtuous women have something within them, something that is never chaste.
A man is a poor creature compared to a woman.
There are some women whose pregnancy would make some sly bachelor smile.
Men die in despair, while spirits die in ecstasy.
Power is not revealed by striking hard or often, but by striking true.
A man may and ought to pride himself more on his will than on his...
To promote laughter without joining in it greatly heightens the effect..
To kill a relative of whom you are tired is something. But to inherit his...
Unintelligent persons are like weeds that thrive in good ground; they love to be amused...
There is no such thing as a great talent without great will power.
If certain women walk straight into adultery, there are many others who cling to numerous...
Solitude is fine, but you need someone to tell you that solitude is fine.
Power is action; the electoral principle is discussion. No political action is possible when discussion...
Political liberty, the peace of a nation, and science itself are gifts for which Fate...
At fifteen, beauty and talent do not exist; there can only be promise of the...
An unfulfilled vocation drains the color from a man's entire existence.
Great love affairs start with Champagne and end with tisane.
Society bristles with enigmas which look hard to solve. It is a perfect maze of...