Honore De Balzac
Behind every great fortune lies a great crime.
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Wisdom is that apprehension of heavenly things to which the spirit rises through love.
The motto of chivalry is also the motto of wisdom to serve all, but love only one.
Men die in despair, while spirits die in ecstasy.
A woman knows the face of the man she loves as a sailor knows the open sea.
A mother's happiness is like a beacon, lighting up the future but reflected also on the past in the guise of fond memories.
For passion, be it observed, brings insight with it it can give a sort of intelligence to simpletons, fools, and idiots, especially during youth.
Power is not revealed by striking hard or often, but by striking true.
There are some women whose pregnancy would make some sly bachelor smile.
Political liberty, the peace of a nation, and science itself are gifts for which Fate demands a heavy tax in blood!
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.
The United Nations will be at the heart of our international activities. France will assume its full responsibilities at the Security Council by putting its status at the service of peace, respect for human rights and development.
Fear, anxiety and neurosis: that's just in the suitcase when you're an actor.
The great advantage of a hotel is that it is a refuge from home life.
Great and good are seldom the same man.
From those to whom much is given, much is expected. I have been given much - the love of my family, the faith and trust of the people of New York, and the chance to lead this state. I am deeply sorry that I did not live up to what was expected of me.
You know, nothing is more important than education, because nowhere are our stakes higher our future depends on the quality of education of our children today.
Justice must always question itself, just as society can exist only by means of the work it does on itself and on its institutions.
God judged it better to bring good out of evil than to suffer no evil to exist.
We have the duty to protect the life of an unborn child.
Working moms commonly testify that they feel guilty when they are away from their children and guilty when they are not at their jobs. Devoted fathers certainly miss their children deeply, but it does not seem to be with the same gnawing, primal anxiety that often afflicts women.