Quotation by Honoré De Balzac

Society bristles with enigmas which look hard to solve. It is a perfect maze of intrigue.
Honoré De Balzac (1799–1850), French novelist. Mlle. De Chaulieu in a letter to Mme de l'Estorade, in Letters of Two Brides (Mémoires de Deux Jeunes Mariées), in La Presse (1841-1842), Souverain (1842), included in the Scènes de la Vie Privée in the Comédie humaine (1845, trans. by George Saintsbury, 1971).
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