Political liberty, the peace of a nation, and science itself are gifts for which Fate demands a heavy tax in blood!
Quote by Honore De Balzac
Honore De Balzac Quotes
Courtesy is only a thin veneer on the general selfishness.
There is something great and terrible about suicide.
Power is action; the electoral principle is discussion. No political action is possible when discussion...
Many men are deeply moved by the mere semblance of suffering in a woman; they...
The heart of a mother is a deep abyss at the bottom of which you...
There is no such thing as a great talent without great will power.
The more one judges, the less one loves.
Solitude is fine, but you need someone to tell you that solitude is fine.
Power is the capacity to distort information
There are some women whose pregnancy would make some sly bachelor smile.
A city (Paris) where great ideas perish, done to death by a witticism.
It would be curious to know what leads a man to become a stationer rather...
It is the mark of a great man that he puts to flight all ordinary...
Sometimes at the best moments a single word or a look is enough.
A good husband is never the first to go to sleep at night or the...
We exaggerate misfortune and happiness alike. We are never as bad off or as happy...
And thus Bureaucracy, the giant power wielded by pygmies, came into the world
Chance, my dear, is the sovereign deity in child-bearing.
It is easy to sit up and take notice, What is difficult is getting up...
Conscience is our unerring judge until we finally stifle it.