The life of a man who deliberately runs through his fortune often becomes a business speculation; his friends, his pleasures, patrons, and acquaintances are his capital.
Quote by Honore De Balzac
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Those who spend too fast never grow rich.
What is art? Nature concentrated.
An unfulfilled vocation drains the color from a man's entire existence.
Solitude is fine, but you need someone to tell you that solitude is fine.
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Marriage must incessantly contend with a monster that devours everything: familiarity.
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What is a child, monsieur, but the image of two beings, the fruit of two...
True love is eternal, infinite, and always like itself. It is equal and pure, without...
Men die in despair, while spirits die in ecstasy.
All human power is a compound of time and patience.
The motto of chivalry is also the motto of wisdom; to serve all, but love...
If we could but paint with the hand what we see with the eye.
It is only in the act of nursing that a woman realizes her motherhood in...
There is no such thing as a great talent without great will power.
When policy fails try thinking.
Thinking is easy, acting is difficult, and to put one's thoughts into action is the...
Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into...