"Political liberty, the peace of a nation, and science itself are gifts for which Fate demands a heavy tax in blood!"
"When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace."Honore de Balzac on Jimi Hendrix
"An eye for an eye only ends up making the whole world blind."Honore de Balzac on Mahatma Gandhi
"If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other."Honore de Balzac on Mother Teresa
"I refuse to accept the view that mankind is so tragically bound to the starless midnight of racism and war that the bright daybreak of peace and brotherhood can never become a reality... I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word."Honore de Balzac on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Imagine all the people living life in peace. You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us, and the world will be as one."Honore de Balzac on John Lennon
"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."