More From Honore de Balzac
- "Power is action; the electoral principle is discussion. No political action is possible when discussion is permanently established."
- "Wisdom is that apprehension of heavenly things to which the spirit rises through love."
- "When Religion and Royalty are swept away, the people will attack the great, and after the great, they will fall upon the rich."
More In Society
- "Society is the union of men and not the men themselves."― Charles de Secondat
- "I was making films about American society, and it is true that I never felt at home there, except perhaps when my wife and I lived on a farm in the San Fernando Valley."― Douglas Sirk
- "Those people who develop the ability to continuously acquire new and better forms of knowledge that they can apply to their work and to their lives will be the movers and shakers in our society for the indefinite future."― Brian Tracy