The errors of women spring, almost always, from their faith in the good, or their confidence in the true.
Quote by Honore De Balzac
It is easier to be a lover than a husband for the simple reason that...
Study lends a kind of enchantment to all our surroundings.
The heart of a mother is a deep abyss at the bottom of which you...
What is a child, monsieur, but the image of two beings, the fruit of two...
All human power is a compound of time and patience.
Modesty is the conscience of the body.
Power is not revealed by striking hard or often, but by striking true.
Marriage must incessantly contend with a monster that devours everything: familiarity.
Between the daylight gambler and the player at night there is the same difference that...
It would be curious to know what leads a man to become a stationer rather...
A husband who submits to his wife's yoke is justly held an object of ridicule....
A woman who has made fun of her husband can love him no more
Manners are the hypocrisy of a nation.
A mother's life, you see, is one long succession of dramas, now soft and tender,...
All humanity is passion; without passion, religion, history, novels, art would be ineffectual.
Excess of joy is harder to bear than any amount of sorrow.
It is easy to sit up and take notice, What is difficult is getting up...
The fact is that love is of two kinds, one which commands, and one which...
Nothing is a greater impediment to being on good terms with others than being ill...
An unfulfilled vocation drains the color from a man's entire existence.