Doing nothing is happiness for children and misery for old men.
Quote by Victor Hugo
It is by suffering that human beings become angels.
Liberation is not deliverance.
I met in the street a very poor young man who was in love. His...
There is a sacred horror about everything grand. It is easy to admire mediocrity and...
There is one thing stronger than all the armies in the world, and that is...
The soul has illusions as the bird has wings: it is supported by them.
Pain is as diverse as man. One suffers as one can.
Nature has made a pebble and a female. The lapidary makes the diamond, and the...
An invasion of armies can be resisted, but not an idea whose time has come.
Society is a republic. When an individual tries to lift themselves above others, they are...
Change your opinions, keep to your principles; change your leaves, keep intact your roots.
Life is the flower for which love is the honey.
Puns are the droppings of soaring wits.
Thought is the labor of the intellect, reverie is its pleasure.
Blessed be Providence which has given to each his toy: the doll to the child,...
The word is the Verb, and the Verb is God.
Je hais vos idÃ©es, mais je me ferait tuer pour que vous ayez le droit...
The spirit of liberty is not merely, as multitudes imagine, a jealousy of our own...
Wealth is a tool of freedom, but the pursuit of wealth is the way to...
His headstone said Free at last, Free at last - But death is a slave's...