"Children, dear and loving children, can alone console a woman for the loss of her beauty."
"It is strange to be known so universally and yet to be so lonely."Honore de Balzac on Albert Einstein
"Alone we can do so little together we can do so much."Honore de Balzac on Helen Keller
"It's often just enough to be with someone. I don't need to touch them. Not even talk. A feeling passes between you both. You're not alone."Honore de Balzac on Marilyn Monroe
"Associate with men of good quality if you esteem your own reputation for it is better to be alone than in bad company."Honore de Balzac on George Washington
"I restore myself when I'm alone."Honore de Balzac on Marilyn Monroe
"One should believe in marriage as in the immortality of the soul."
"If we could but paint with the hand what we see with the eye."
"Passion is universal humanity. Without it religion, history, romance and art would be useless."
"The art of motherhood involves much silent, unobtrusive self-denial, an hourly devotion which finds no detail too minute."
"What is art? Nature concentrated."