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A good marriage would be between a blind wife and a deaf husband.   Marriage
A lover always thinks of his mistress first and himself second; with a...   Life
A mother who is really a mother is never free.   Life
A woman knows the face of the man she loves as a sailor knows the open...   Love
All humanity is passion; without passion, religion, history, novels, a...   Life
An unfulfilled vocation drains the color from a man's entire existence...   Life
Behind every great fortune there is a crime.   Life
Equality may perhaps be a right, but no power on earth can ever turn i...   Life
Finance, like time, devours its own children.   Life
First love is a kind of vaccination which saves a man from catching th...   Life
Great love affairs start with Champagne and end with tisane.   Life
I do not regard a broker as a member of the human race.   Life
If those who are the enemies of innocent amusements had the direction ...   Life
If we could but paint with the hand what we see with the eye.   Life
In diving to the bottom of pleasure we bring up more gravel than pearl...   Life
It is easier to be a lover than a husband for the simple reason that i...   Life
It is easy to sit up and take notice, What is difficult is getting up ...   Life
Marriage must incessantly contend with a monster that devours everythi...   Life
Modesty is the conscience of the body.   Life
Nature makes only dumb animals. We owe the fools to society.   Life
No man should marry until he has studied anatomy and dissected at leas...   Life
Nobody loves a woman because she is handsome or ugly, stupid or intell...   Life
Nothing is a greater impediment to being on good terms with others tha...   Life
Nothing so fortifies a friendship as a belief on the part of one frien...   Life
One should believe in marriage as in the immortality of the soul   Life
Passion is universal humanity. Without it religion, history, romance a...   Life
Power is not revealed by striking hard or often, but by striking true.   Life
The duration of passion is proportionate with the original resistance ...   Life
The heart of a mother is a deep abyss at the bottom of which you will ...   Life
The majority of husbands remind me of an orangutan trying to play the ...   Marriage
The more you judge, the less you love.   Life
Virtue, perhaps, is nothing more than politeness of soul.   Life
Vocations which we wanted to pursue, but didn't, bleed, like colors, o...   Life
We exaggerate misfortune and happiness alike. We are never as bad off ...   Life
When women love us, they forgive us everything, even our crimes; when ...   Life