The man whose action habitually bears the stamp of his mind is a genius, but the greatest genius is not always equal to himself, or he would cease to be human.
Quote by Honore De Balzac
Honore De Balzac Quotes
Clouds symbolize the veils that shroud God.
Sometimes at the best moments a single word or a look is enough.
The art of motherhood involves much silent, unobtrusive self-denial, an hourly devotion which finds no...
Men die in despair, while spirits die in ecstasy.
Marriage must incessantly contend with a monster that devours everything: familiarity.
It is easier to be a lover than a husband for the simple reason that...
Equality may perhaps be a right, but no power on earth can ever turn it...
To promote laughter without joining in it greatly heightens the effect..
Finance, like time, devours its own children.
Unintelligent persons are like weeds that thrive in good ground; they love to be amused...
Cruelty and fear shake hands together
Manners are the hypocrisy of a nation.
First love is a kind of vaccination which saves a man from catching the complaint...
There is no such thing as a great talent without great will power.
Solitude is fine, but you need someone to tell you that solitude is fine.
If we could but paint with the hand what we see with the eye.
Excess of joy is harder to bear than any amount of sorrow.
The heart of a mother is a deep abyss at the bottom of which you...
Every mother is like Moses. She does not enter the promised land. She prepares a...
Come mothers and fathers Throughout the land, And don't criticize What you can't understand