Love is the poetry of the senses.
Honore de Balzac (1799 - 1850)
Contributed by: Siona
An unfulfilled vocation drains the color from a man's entire existence.
Contributed by: andre
It is quite right what they say: the three most beautiful sights in
the world are a ship in full sail, a galloping horse, and a woman
Contributed by: mark
To live in the presence of great truths and eternal laws, to be led by permanent ideals - that is what keeps a man patient when the world ignores him, and calm and unspoiled when the world praises him.
Contributed by: he
There are no principles; there are only events. There is no good and bad, there are only circumstances.
Source: The 48 Laws of Power, Pages: xx
Contributed by: Obi
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.
Source: The Physiology of Marriage, 1829
Contributed by: Zaady
Solitude is fine, but you need someone to tell you that solitude is fine.
Cruelty and fear shake hands together.
Behind every great fortune there is a crime.
All human power is a compound of time and patience.
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