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
Women are always true, even in the midst of their greatest falsities, because they are always influenced by some natural feeling.More Honore De Balzac quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Death unites as well as separates; it silences all paltry feeling.More Honore De Balzac quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Most geometricians, chemists, mathematicians, and great scientists submit religion to reason only to discover a problem as unsolvable as that of squaring a circle.More Honore De Balzac quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Kindness steers no easy course. Attributing it to character, we seldom recognize the secret efforts of a noble heart, whereas we reward really wicked people for the evil they refrain from committing.More Honore De Balzac quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
This surface good-nature which captivates a new acquaintance and is no bar to treachery, which knows no scruple and is never at fault for an excuse, which makes an outcry at the wound which it condones, is one of the most distinctive features of the journalist. This camaraderie (the word is a stroke of genius) corrodes the noblest minds; it eats into their pride like rust, kills the germ of great deeds, and lends a sanction to moral cowardice.More Honore De Balzac quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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