When a woman wants to betray her husband, her actions are almost invariably studied but they are never reasoned
Quote by Honore De Balzac
Excess of joy is harder to bear than any amount of sorrow.
There is something great and terrible about suicide.
Society bristles with enigmas which look hard to solve. It is a perfect maze of...
A letter is a soul, so faithful an echo of the speaking voice that to...
The habits of life form the soul, and the soul forms the countenance.
Lovers have a way of using this word, nothing, which implies exactly the opposite.
Women are tenacious, and all of them should be tenacious of respect; without esteem they...
Love is a game in which one always cheats.
It is easier to be a lover than a husband for the simple reason that...
When women love us, they forgive us everything, even our crimes; when they do not...
Chance, my dear, is the sovereign deity in child-bearing.
Solitude is fine, but you need someone to tell you that solitude is fine.
Marriage must incessantly contend with a monster that devours everything: familiarity.
Death unites as well as separates; it silences all paltry feeling.
When law becomes despotic, morals are relaxed, and vice versa.
A grocer is attracted to his business by a magnetic force as great as the...
If those who are the enemies of innocent amusements had the direction of the world,...
It is as absurd to say that a man can't love one woman all the...
The most virtuous women have something within them, something that is never chaste.
A man is a poor creature compared to a woman.