Power is not revealed by striking hard or often, but by striking true.
Quote by Honore De Balzac
Many men are deeply moved by the mere semblance of suffering in a woman; they...
The man as he converses is the lover; silent, he is the husband.
A flow of words is a sure sign of duplicity.
Power is the capacity to distort information
To those who have exhausted politics, nothing remains but abstract thought.
It is not enough to be an upright man, we must be seen to be...
Power is action; the electoral principle is discussion. No political action is possible when discussion...
The smallest flower is a thought, a life answering to some feature of the Great...
When women love us, they forgive us everything, even our crimes; when they do not...
We exaggerate misfortune and happiness alike. We are never as bad off or as happy...
The most virtuous women have something within them, something that is never chaste.
Between the daylight gambler and the player at night there is the same difference that...
It is easier to be a lover than a husband for the simple reason that...
Behind every great fortune lies a great crime.
Bureaucracy is a giant mechanism operated by pygmies.
It is as absurd to say that a man can't love one woman all the...
There is no such thing as a great talent without great will power.
An unfulfilled vocation drains the color from a man's entire existence.
The reward of one duty done is the power to fulfill another
There is no growth except in the fulfillment of obligations