Most people of action are inclined to fatalism and most of thought believe in providence.
Quote by Honore De Balzac
A good husband is never the first to go to sleep at night or the...
The errors of women spring, almost always, from their faith in the good, or their...
The man whose action habitually bears the stamp of his mind is a genius, but...
The fact is that love is of two kinds, one which commands, and one which...
The smallest flower is a thought, a life answering to some feature of the Great...
It would be curious to know what leads a man to become a stationer rather...
The man as he converses is the lover; silent, he is the husband.
A woman knows the face of the man she loves like a sailor knows the...
Power is the capacity to distort information
Modesty is the conscience of the body.
Virtue, perhaps, is nothing more than politeness of soul.
Nature makes only dumb animals. We owe the fools to society.
All human power is a compound of time and patience.
To our shame a woman is never so much attached to us as when we...
I do not regard a broker as a member of the human race.
What is a child, monsieur, but the image of two beings, the fruit of two...
Solitude is fine, but you need someone to tell you that solitude is fine.
Behind every great fortune lies a great crime.
Men die in despair, while spirits die in ecstasy.
Vocations which we wanted to pursue, but didn't, bleed, like colors, on the whole of...