Nothing so fortifies a friendship as a belief on the part of one friend that he is superior to the other.
Quote by Honore De Balzac
What is a child, monsieur, but the image of two beings, the fruit of two...
First love is a kind of vaccination which saves a man from catching the complaint...
A flow of words is a sure sign of duplicity.
Love passes quickly, and passes like a street Arab, anxious to mark his way with...
A mother who is really a mother is never free.
I do not regard a broker as a member of the human race.
Love is a game in which one always cheats.
Towns find it as hard as houses of business to rise again from ruin.
Power is action; the electoral principle is discussion. No political action is possible when discussion...
Women are tenacious, and all of them should be tenacious of respect; without esteem they...
When law becomes despotic, morals are relaxed, and vice versa.
Suicide, moreover, was at the time in vogue in Paris: what more suitable key to...
Finance, like time, devours its own children.
Our most bitter enemies are our own kith and kin. Kings have no brothers, no...
A husband who submits to his wife's yoke is justly held an object of ridicule....
Modesty is the conscience of the body.
Solitude is fine, but you need someone to tell you that solitude is fine.
If certain women walk straight into adultery, there are many others who cling to numerous...
I do not think that there are any men who are faithful to their wives.
Ive looked on a lot of women with lust. Ive committed adultery in my heart...