Have courage for the great sorrows of life and patience for the small ones; and when you have laboriously accomplished your daily task, go to sleep in peace. God is awake.
Quote by Victor Hugo
One of the hardest tasks is to extract continually from one's soul an almost inexhaustible...
I'm religiously opposed to religion.
Pain is as diverse as man. One suffers as one can.
A creditor is worse than a slave-owner; for the master owns only your person, but...
Scepticism, that dry caries of the intelligence.
The soul has illusions as the bird has wings: it is supported by them.
Despotism is a long crime.
Initiative is doing the right thing without being told.
When a woman is talking to you, listen to what she says with her eyes.
He who opens a school door, closes a prison.
When God desires to destroy a thing, he entrusts its destruction to the thing itself....
Mankind is not a circle with a single center but an ellipse with two focal...
Sublime upon sublime scarcely presents a contrast, and we need a little rest from everything,...
Close by the Rights of Man, at the least set beside them, are the Rights...
The ox suffers, the cart complains.
There are thoughts which are prayers. There are moments when, whatever the posture of the...
It is nothing to die. It is frightful not to live.
The learned man knows that he is ignorant.
Certain thoughts are prayers. There are moments when, whatever be the attitude of the body,...
What would be ugly in a garden constitutes beauty in a mountain.