Honore De Balzac
All humanity is passion without passion, religion, history, novels, art would be ineffectual.
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At fifteen, beauty and talent do not exist there can only be promise of the coming woman.
One should believe in marriage as in the immortality of the soul.
First love is a kind of vaccination which saves a man from catching the complaint the second time.
It is easier to be a lover than a husband for the simple reason that it is more difficult to be witty every day than to say pretty things from time to time.
But reason always cuts a poor figure beside sentiment the one being essentially restricted, like everything that is positive, while the other is infinite.
Ideas devour the ages as men are devoured by their passions. When man is cured, human nature will cure itself perhaps.
A good husband is never the first to go to sleep at night or the last to awake in the morning.
Marriage must incessantly contend with a monster that devours everything: familiarity.
Suicide, moreover, was at the time in vogue in Paris: what more suitable key to the mystery of life for a skeptical society?
Death unites as well as separates it silences all paltry feeling.
I could definitely see myself making a serious movie or a drama in the future.
I've only slept with men I've been married to. How many women can make that claim?
The God of this world is riches, pleasure and pride.
The transatlantic relationship is vital for both our countries: France will remain a reliable ally of the United States. Nevertheless, ally does not mean aligned.
Confidence is something you're born with. I know I had loads of it even at the age of 15.
The confidence in another man's virtue is no light evidence of a man's own, and God willingly favors such a confidence.
One secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his opportunity when it comes.
For good and bad results,I will always praise you GOD
Be true to yourself, help others, make each day your masterpiece, make friendship a fine art, drink deeply from good books - especially the Bible, build a shelter against a rainy day, give thanks for your blessings and pray for guidance every day.
No person who is not a great sculptor or painter can be an architect. If he is not a sculptor or painter, he can only be a builder.