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Economized love is never real love


Honore de Balzac

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And he, like many jaded people, had few pleasures left in life save good food and drink.
HONORé DE BALZAC
Solitude is fine but you need someone to tell that solitude is fine.
HONORé DE BALZAC
Nothing so fortifies a friendship as a belief on the part of one friend that he is superior to the o...
HONORé DE BALZAC
Laws are spider webs through which the big flies pass and the little ones get caught.
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Virtue will cut your head off, vice will only cut your hair.
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No one ought even to desert a woman after throwing her a heap of gold in her distress! He ought to l...
HONORé DE BALZAC
In Paris, when certain people see you ready to set your foot in the stirrup, some pull your coat-tai...
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Time is the only capital of those who just have their inteligence as fortune.
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To that point, he had always found the vicomtesse overflowing with friendly politeness, that sweet-f...
HONORé DE BALZAC
Love is the poetry of the senses.
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All happiness depends on courage and work.
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The human heart may find here and there a resting-place short of the highest height of affection, bu...
HONORé DE BALZAC
However gross a man may be, the minute he expresses a strong and genuine affection, some inner secre...
HONORé DE BALZAC
Though the human heart may have to pause for rest when climbing the heights of affection it rarely s...
HONORé DE BALZAC
Some day you will find out that there is far more happiness in another's happiness than in your own.
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Ah! What pleasure it must be to a woman to suffer for the one she loves!
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For avarice begins where poverty ends.
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He hesitated till the last moment, but finally dropped them in the box, saying, "I shall win!"--the ...
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We flew back home like swallows. 'Is it happiness that makes us so light?' Agathe asked.
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The rout, that dreary review of fashionable fineries, that parade of well-dressed self-infatuations,...
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Our heart is a treasury; if you pour out all its wealth at once, you are bankrupt.
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The more one judges, the less one loves.
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Reading brings us unknown friends
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Have you ever plunged into the immensity of space and time by reading the geological treatises of Cu...
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-Хүү минь, чи надад ямар ч өргүй гэж бодож явах эрхийг б...
HONORé DE BALZAC
Борьба имеет свою прелесть. Бороться - значит жить, пус...
HONORé DE BALZAC
La Société ne fait-elle pas de l'homme, suivant les milieux où son action se déploie, autant d'h...
HONORé DE BALZAC
Marriage must fight constantly against a monster which devours everything: routine.
HONORé DE BALZAC
Your best ideas, those eureka moments that turn the world upside down, seldom come when you're j...
CARL HONORE
Sometimes it takes a wake-up call, doesn't it, to alert us to the fact that we're hurrying t...
CARL HONORE
Leadership is working with goals and vision; management is working with objectives.
RUSSEL HONORE
The spark for 'In Praise of Slowness' came when I began reading to my children. Every parent...
CARL HONORE
Out of the Slow Food movement has grown something called the Slow Cities movement, which has started...
CARL HONORE
We're so marinated in the culture of speed that we almost fail to notice the toll it takes on ev...
CARL HONORE
By-and-large, these are families that are just waiting to get out of here. They are frustrated; I wo...
RUSSEL HONORE
The National Guard has served America as both a wartime force and the first military responders in t...
RUSSEL HONORE
There is so much to be gained from investing more time in what we eat. Buying fresh ingredients mean...
CARL HONORE
They went into stores to get food to stay alive. Looting isn't the right word. I call it surviva...
RUSSEL HONORE
I never wanted to be a public figure. I feel that I always have to dampen down people's expectat...
CARL HONORE