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Biography - Honore de Balzac:

French novelist and playwright.
Born: 1799 - Died: 1850
Period:
19th century
18th century
Place of birth: France
France

The fact is that love is of two kinds, one which commands, and one which obeys. The two are quite distinct, and the passion to which the one gives rise is not the passion of the other.




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Where love rules, there is no will to power and where power predominates, there love is lacking. The one is the shadow of the other.
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To live means to love, but above all, to love life.
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Love, love, all the rest is nothing.
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Intelligence has value only in the service of love.
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There is always some madness in love. But there is also always some reason in madness.
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Love, and do what you will.
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We respect a man who respects himself.
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Power is not revealed by striking hard or often, but by striking true.
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And wisdom in life is perhaps to ask for anything, why?
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Life cannot go on without a great deal of forgetting.
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Love is not merely a sentiment, it is an art.
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Love is the poetry of the senses.
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