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
Passion is universal humanity. Without it religion, history, romance and art would be useless.
Contributed by: Zaady
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.
Power is not revealed by striking hard or often, but by striking true.
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
Solitude is fine, but you need someone to tell you that solitude is fine.
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