The duration of passion is proportionate with the original resistance of the woman.
Quote by Honore De Balzac
Men And Women Quotes
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To those who have exhausted politics, nothing remains but abstract thought.
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Towns find it as hard as houses of business to rise again from ruin.
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Sometimes at the best moments a single word or a look is enough.
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In diving to the bottom of pleasure we bring up more gravel than pearls.
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It is the mark of a great man that he puts to flight all ordinary...
Clouds symbolize the veils that shroud God.
Marriage must incessantly contend with a monster that devours everything: familiarity.
Love passes quickly, and passes like a street Arab, anxious to mark his way with...
Excess of joy is harder to bear than any amount of sorrow.
Courtesy is only a thin veneer on the general selfishness.
At fifteen, beauty and talent do not exist; there can only be promise of the...
Modesty is the conscience of the body.
A mother who is really a mother is never free.