Power is action; the electoral principle is discussion. No political action is possible when discussion is permanently established.
Quote by Honore De Balzac
Honore De Balzac Quotes
Nature makes only dumb animals. We owe the fools to society.
Excess of joy is harder to bear than any amount of sorrow.
Finance, like time, devours its own children.
True love is eternal, infinite, and always like itself. It is equal and pure, without...
The country is provincial; it becomes ridiculous when it tries to ape Paris.
A jealous husband doesnt doubt his wife, but himself.
Love is a game in which one always cheats.
Clouds symbolize the veils that shroud God.
No man should marry until he has studied anatomy and dissected at least one woman.
Modesty is the conscience of the body.
A lover always thinks of his mistress first and himself second; with a husband it...
The heart of a mother is a deep abyss at the bottom of which you...
A mother who is really a mother is never free.
A city (Paris) where great ideas perish, done to death by a witticism.
Conviction brings a silent, indefinable beauty into faces made of the commonest human clay; the...
Those who spend too fast never grow rich.
Sometimes at the best moments a single word or a look is enough.
What is art? Nature concentrated.
Where the world ceases to be the scene of our personal hopes and wishes, where...
Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time.
Life is an error-making and an error-correcting process, and nature in marking man's papers will...