Honoré de Balzac quote about greatness from Letters of Two Brides - It is the mark of a great man that he puts to flight all ordinary calculations. He is at once sublime and touching, childlike and of the race of giants.
pick facebookpinterest < prevnext > picture source

It is the mark of a great man that he puts to flight all ordinary calculations. He is at once sublime and touching, childlike and of the race of giants.
 Honoré de Balzac, Letters of Two Brides (1841). copy citation

edit
Author Honoré de Balzac
Source Letters of Two Brides
Topic greatness giant ordinary sublime
Date 1841
Language English
Reference
Note Translated by R. S. Scott
Weblink http://www.gutenberg.org/files/1941/1941-h/1941-h.htm

Meaning and analysis

write a note
report