It is from books that wise people derive consolation in the troubles of life.
Quote by Victor Hugo
He who opens a school door, closes a prison.
It is by suffering that human beings become angels.
Pain is as diverse as man. One suffers as one can.
The soul has illusions as the bird has wings: it is supported by them.
A person is just about as big as the things that make them angry
There is a sacred horror about everything grand. It is easy to admire mediocrity and...
The animal is ignorant of the fact that he knows. The man is aware of...
Genius is rare because the means of becoming one have not been available
It is often necessary to know how to obey a woman in order sometimes to...
Our life dreams the Utopia. Our death achieves the Ideal.
There is nothing like a dream to create the future
Try as you will, you cannot annihilate that eternal relic of the human heart, love.
It is the end. But of what? The end of France? No. The end of...
Mankind is not a circle with a single center but an ellipse with two focal...
There is nothing like a dream to create the future.
The wise man does not grow old, but ripens.
Our acts make or mar us, we are the children of our own deeds.
From the oyster to the eagle, from the swine to the tiger, all animals are...
I've always been very bonded to animals - more so than most people. (laughs) I...
Why is it there are so many more horses' asses than there are horses?