"Death unites as well as separates it silences all paltry feeling."
"A man who won't die for something is not fit to live."Honore de Balzac on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"To be idle is a short road to death and to be diligent is a way of life foolish people are idle, wise people are diligent."Honore de Balzac on Buddha
"The fear of death is the most unjustified of all fears, for there's no risk of accident for someone who's dead."Honore de Balzac on Albert Einstein
"The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time."Honore de Balzac on Mark Twain
"Death is no more than passing from one room into another. But there's a difference for me, you know. Because in that other room I shall be able to see."Honore de Balzac on Helen Keller
"Children, dear and loving children, can alone console a woman for the loss of her beauty."
"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."