Great perils have this beauty, that they bring to light the fraternity of strangers.
Quote by Victor Hugo
Victor Hugo Quotes
Intelligence is the wife, imagination is the mistress, memory is the servant.
Strong and bitter words indicate a weak cause.
Life's greatest happiness is to be convinced we are loved.
Rhyme, that enslaved queen, that supreme charm of our poetry, that creator of our meter.
Indigestion is charged by God with enforcing morality on the stomach.
How did it happen that their lips came together? How does it happen that birds...
He who is not capable of enduring poverty is not capable of being free.
The wicked envy and hate; it is their way of admiring.
Genius: the superhuman in man.
The most powerful symptom of love is a tenderness which becomes at times almost insupportable.
Liberation is not deliverance.
The ideal and the beautiful are identical; the ideal corresponds to the idea, and beauty...
In this world, which is so plainly the antechamber of another, there are no happy...
Progress is the life-style of man. The general life of the human race is called...
There is no such thing as a little country. The greatness of a people is...
The first symptom of love in a young man is shyness; the first symptom in...
A mother's arms are made of tenderness and children sleep soundly in them.
Habit is the nursery of errors.
One can resist the invasion of an army but one cannot resist the invasion of...
A compliment is something like a kiss through a veil.