We exaggerate misfortune and happiness alike. We are never as bad off or as happy as we say we are.
Quote by Honore De Balzac
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Courage is the fire that burns in the cold,dark room of fear and doubt that...
Between the daylight gambler and the player at night there is the same difference that...
Unintelligent persons are like weeds that thrive in good ground; they love to be amused...
The duration of passion is proportionate with the original resistance of the woman.
Political liberty, the peace of a nation, and science itself are gifts for which Fate...
An unfulfilled vocation drains the color from a man's entire existence.
Power is the capacity to distort information
A flow of words is a sure sign of duplicity.
Study lends a kind of enchantment to all our surroundings.
A good husband is never the first to go to sleep at night or the...
Solitude is fine, but you need someone to tell you that solitude is fine.
Economized love is never real love
Bureaucracy is a giant mechanism operated by pygmies.
The heart of a mother is a deep abyss at the bottom of which you...
Conviction brings a silent, indefinable beauty into faces made of the commonest human clay; the...
To kill a relative of whom you are tired is something. But to inherit his...
Cruelty and fear shake hands together
There was an old man with a beard, Who said: 'It is just as I...
There is nothing with which every man is so afraid as getting to know how...