There is no such thing as a great talent without great will power.
Quote by Honore De Balzac
A woman who has made fun of her husband can love him no more
What is a child, monsieur, but the image of two beings, the fruit of two...
A mother who is really a mother is never free.
Women are tenacious, and all of them should be tenacious of respect; without esteem they...
Towns find it as hard as houses of business to rise again from ruin.
All humanity is passion; without passion, religion, history, novels, art would be ineffectual.
To promote laughter without joining in it greatly heightens the effect..
Great love affairs start with Champagne and end with tisane.
A grocer is attracted to his business by a magnetic force as great as the...
A woman knows the face of the man she loves as a sailor knows the...
Vocations which we wanted to pursue, but didn't, bleed, like colors, on the whole of...
A man is a poor creature compared to a woman.
It is easier to be a lover than a husband for the simple reason that...
The country is provincial; it becomes ridiculous when it tries to ape Paris.
Small natures require despotism to exercise their sinews, as great souls thirst for equality to...
No man should marry until he has studied anatomy and dissected at least one woman.
When women love us, they forgive us everything, even our crimes; when they do not...
If those who are the enemies of innocent amusements had the direction of the world,...
Solitude is fine, but you need someone to tell you that solitude is fine.
The man whose action habitually bears the stamp of his mind is a genius, but...