Talent is a flame, but genius is a fire.
Quote by Honore De Balzac
Death unites as well as separates; it silences all paltry feeling.
The country is provincial; it becomes ridiculous when it tries to ape Paris.
A husband who submits to his wife's yoke is justly held an object of ridicule....
First love is a kind of vaccination which saves a man from catching the complaint...
Love passes quickly, and passes like a street Arab, anxious to mark his way with...
But reason always cuts a poor figure beside sentiment; the one being essentially restricted, like...
There are no little events with the heart. It magnifies everything; it places in the...
There is no such thing as a great talent without great will power.
We exaggerate misfortune and happiness alike. We are never as bad off or as happy...
A jealous husband doesnt doubt his wife, but himself.
No man should marry until he has studied anatomy and dissected at least one woman.
Many men are deeply moved by the mere semblance of suffering in a woman; they...
Conviction brings a silent, indefinable beauty into faces made of the commonest human clay; the...
Marriage must incessantly contend with a monster that devours everything: familiarity.
Manners are the hypocrisy of a nation.
Genius is intensity
And thus Bureaucracy, the giant power wielded by pygmies, came into the world
It is easier to be a lover than a husband for the simple reason that...
Better a witty fool than a foolish wit.
I refuse to answer that question on the grounds that I don't know the answer.