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
Ah! how much a mother learns from her child! The constant protection of a helpless being forces us to so strict an alliance with virtue, that a woman never shows to full advantage except as a mother. Then alone can her character expand in the fulfillment of all life's duties and the enjoyment of all its pleasures.More Honore De Balzac quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Cruelty and fear shake hands together.More Honore De Balzac quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
This coffee falls into your stomach, and straightway there is a general commotion. Ideas begin to move like the battalions of the Grand Army of the battlefield, and the battle takes place. Things remembered arrive at full gallop, ensuing to the wind. The light cavalry of comparisons deliver a magnificent deploying charge, the artillery of logic hurry up with their train and ammunition, the shafts of with start up like sharpshooters. Similes arise, the paper is covered with ink; for the struggle commences and is concludMore Honore De Balzac quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
We love because we love.More Honore De Balzac quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
How fondly swindlers coddle their dupes! No mother is as caressing or thoughtful towards her adored child as a merchant in hypocrisy toward his milch-cow.More Honore De Balzac quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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