Honore De Balzac
There is no such thing as a great talent without great will power.
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A mother's happiness is like a beacon, lighting up the future but reflected also on the past in the guise of fond memories.
The art of motherhood involves much silent, unobtrusive self-denial, an hourly devotion which finds no detail too minute.
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.
Equality may perhaps be a right, but no power on earth can ever turn it into a fact.
Small natures require despotism to exercise their sinews, as great souls thirst for equality to give play to their heart.
Power is action the electoral principle is discussion. No political action is possible when discussion is permanently established.
Children, dear and loving children, can alone console a woman for the loss of her beauty.
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.
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.
Why should 20-year-olds only be considered sexy? I think we get better with age.
Electric communication will never be a substitute for the face of someone who with their soul encourages another person to be brave and true.
I once wanted to prove myself by being a great actress. Now I want to prove that I'm a person. Then maybe I'll be a great actress.
To live well is to work well, to show a good activity.
The future of Indo-Pak cricket will depend on how the peace process goes.
It's an amazing feeling to go into a studio and really be alone.
The age in which we live, this non-stop distraction, is making it more impossible for the young generation to ever have the curiosity or discipline... because you need to be alone to find out anything.
On the political front, of course it's a zero-sum game. If it's all white males holding positions, you bring 10 women in, then it's, 'Women are coming!' Get 10 blacks and it's, 'Blacks are coming!' 'Hispanics are coming!' Zero-sum game. The seatmates might change but the chairs don't move. In the economy, the number of chairs can actually increase.
The two operations of our understanding, intuition and deduction, on which alone we have said we must rely in the acquisition of knowledge.
Women being pitted each other another in Hollywood is an old tactic, but it's not real at all.