Honore De Balzac
Behind every great fortune lies a great crime.
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No man should marry until he has studied anatomy and dissected at least one woman.
Death unites as well as separates it silences all paltry feeling.
Small natures require despotism to exercise their sinews, as great souls thirst for equality to give play to their heart.
There are some women whose pregnancy would make some sly bachelor smile.
The motto of chivalry is also the motto of wisdom to serve all, but love only one.
It is only in the act of nursing that a woman realizes her motherhood in visible and tangible fashion it is a joy of every moment.
When Religion and Royalty are swept away, the people will attack the great, and after the great, they will fall upon the rich.
To those who have exhausted politics, nothing remains but abstract thought.
Political liberty, the peace of a nation, and science itself are gifts for which Fate demands a heavy tax in blood!
True love is eternal, infinite, and always like itself. It is equal and pure, without violent demonstrations: it is seen with white hairs and is always young in the heart.
That fellow seems to posses but one idea and that is the wrong one.
When you pray for anyone you tend to modify your personal attitude toward him.
Practice and thought might gradually forge many an art.
Each friend represents a world in us, a world not born until they arrive, and it is only by this meeting that a new world is born.
Loving someone who loves someone else may be the greatest of human sufferings.
I've never been one of the cool people at school, but then again, I don't get the people who are cool. It's not that I don't like them, it's just that they don't interest me.
I think you're working and learning until you die.
The very word 'secrecy' is repugnant in a free and open society and we are as a people inherently and historically opposed to secret societies, to secret oaths, and to secret proceedings.
Furthermore, we believe that health care reform, again I said at the beginning of my remarks, that we sent the three pillars that the President's economic stabilization and job creation initiatives were education and innovation - innovation begins in the classroom - clean energy and climate, addressing the climate issues in an innovative way to keep us number one and competitive in the world with the new technology, and the third, first among equals I may say, is health care, health insurance reform.
Kindness goes a long ways lots of times when it ought to stay at home.