Honore De Balzac
Laws are spider webs through which the big flies pass and the little ones get caught.
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Love is the poetry of the senses.
Women are tenacious, and all of them should be tenacious of respect without esteem they cannot exist esteem is the first demand that they make of love.
Nothing so fortifies a friendship as a belief on the part of one friend that he is superior to the other.
Children, dear and loving children, can alone console a woman for the loss of her beauty.
Suicide, moreover, was at the time in vogue in Paris: what more suitable key to the mystery of life for a skeptical society?
Equality may perhaps be a right, but no power on earth can ever turn it into a fact.
It is as absurd to say that a man can't love one woman all the time as it is to say that a violinist needs several violins to play the same piece of music.
When Religion and Royalty are swept away, the people will attack the great, and after the great, they will fall upon the rich.
Political liberty, the peace of a nation, and science itself are gifts for which Fate demands a heavy tax in blood!
If we could but paint with the hand what we see with the eye.
The truth is that all men having power ought to be mistrusted.
It's not an accident that both my sister and I are writers. Our parents created an accidental Petri dish. My family has great storytellers, and I grew up in a very funny, conversational house and didn't have television. This small family farm was a bubble world that didn't have much to do with reality.
I have been recently diagnosed with Sjogren's Syndrome, an autoimmune disease which is an ongoing medical condition that affects my energy level and causes fatigue and joint pain.
Character matters leadership descends from character.
Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth.
Man is by nature a political animal.
I believe wholeheartedly in marriage. I don't exclusively mean a marriage with a legal contract, but any relationship that constitutes a marriage because of the quality of their relationship.
This means that no single logic is strong enough to support the total construction of human knowledge.
One crowded hour of glorious life is worth an age without a name.
Getting married and starting a family has been a lifelong goal and one that I have persevered through different paths up to it!