Honore De Balzac
Great love affairs start with Champagne and end with tisane.
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The most virtuous women have something within them, something that is never chaste.
Passion is universal humanity. Without it religion, history, romance and art would be useless.
When women love us, they forgive us everything, even our crimes when they do not love us, they give us credit for nothing, not even our virtues.
A mother who is really a mother is never free.
The motto of chivalry is also the motto of wisdom to serve all, but love only one.
All humanity is passion without passion, religion, history, novels, art would be ineffectual.
A mother's happiness is like a beacon, lighting up the future but reflected also on the past in the guise of fond memories.
No man should marry until he has studied anatomy and dissected at least one woman.
Equality may perhaps be a right, but no power on earth can ever turn it into a fact.
Towns find it as hard as houses of business to rise again from ruin.
New York City is a great monument to the power of money and greed... a race for rent.
Government always finds a need for whatever money it gets.
I don't care what people say about my relationship I don't care what they say about my boobs. People are buying my songs I have a sold-out tour. I'm getting incredible feedback from my music.
I decided, very early on, just to accept life unconditionally I never expected it to do anything special for me, yet I seemed to accomplish far more than I had ever hoped. Most of the time it just happened to me without my ever seeking it.
Happiness is brief. It will not stay. God batters at its sails.
The moment you have in your heart this extraordinary thing called love and feel the depth, the delight, the ecstasy of it, you will discover that for you the world is transformed.
Of all escape mechanisms, death is the most efficient.
Self discipline is that which, next to virtue, truly and essentially raises one man above another.
If men can develop weapons that are so terrifying as to make the thought of global war include almost a sentence for suicide, you would think that man's intelligence and his comprehension... would include also his ability to find a peaceful solution.
Just because everyone can, doesn't mean they should.