Honore De Balzac

Honore De Balzac

French novelist and playwright. His magnum opus was a sequence of short stories and novels collectively entitled La Comédie humaine
Let us leave the cure of public evils to those quacks, the statesmen.More Honore De Balzac quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
There are houses in certain provincial towns whose aspect inspires melancholy, akin to that called forth by sombre cloisters, dreary moorlands, or the desolation of ruins. Within these houses there is, perhaps, the silence of the cloister, the barrenness of moors, the skeleton of ruins; life and movement are so stagnant there that a stranger might think them uninhabited, were it not that he encounters suddenly the pale, cold glance of a motionless person, whose half-monastic face peers beyond the window-casing at the sMore Honore De Balzac quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
An unfulfilled vocation drains the color from a man's entire existence.More Honore De Balzac quotes [07/20/2011 01:07:58]
Poverty is a divine stepmother who does for youths what their own mothers were unable to do. It introduces them to frugality, to the world and to life.More Honore De Balzac quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
All we are is in the soul.More Honore De Balzac quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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