When law becomes despotic, morals are relaxed, and vice versa.
Quote by Honore De Balzac
Honore De Balzac Quotes
An unfulfilled vocation drains the color from a man's entire existence.
True love is eternal, infinite, and always like itself. It is equal and pure, without...
There are no little events with the heart. It magnifies everything; it places in the...
The man as he converses is the lover; silent, he is the husband.
Bureaucracy is a giant mechanism operated by pygmies.
Talent is a flame, but genius is a fire.
A mother who is really a mother is never free.
A mother's happiness is like a beacon, lighting up the future but reflected also on...
Those who spend too fast never grow rich.
Ideas devour the ages as men are devoured by their passions. When man is cured,...
Love is a game in which one always cheats.
Towns find it as hard as houses of business to rise again from ruin.
It is easier to be a lover than a husband for the simple reason that...
Wisdom is that apprehension of heavenly things to which the spirit rises through love.
At fifteen, beauty and talent do not exist; there can only be promise of the...
Many men are deeply moved by the mere semblance of suffering in a woman; they...
The smallest flower is a thought, a life answering to some feature of the Great...
If certain women walk straight into adultery, there are many others who cling to numerous...
Do not adultery commit; Advantage rarely comes of it.
I do not think that there are any men who are faithful to their wives.