Life is the flower for which love is the honey.
Quote by Victor Hugo
One sees qualities at a distance and defects at close range.
Popularity? It's glory's small change.
Never laugh at those who suffer; suffer sometimes those who laugh.
The three great problems of this century; the degradation of man in the proletariat, the...
Perseverance, secret of all triumphs.
There have been in this century only one great man and one great thing: Napoleon...
Pain is as diverse as man. One suffers as one can.
Short as life is, we make it still shorter by the careless waste of time.
A man is not idle because he is absorbed in thought. There is a visible...
Life, misfortunes, isolation, abandonment, poverty, are battlefields which have their heroes; obscure heroes, sometimes greater...
He who is not capable of enduring poverty is not capable of being free.
The drama is complete poetry. The ode and the epic contain it only in germ;...
The first symptom of love in a young man is shyness; the first symptom in...
What a grand thing, to be loved! What a grander thing still, to love!
Genius is rare because the means of becoming one have not been available
The word is the Verb, and the Verb is God.
It is the end. But of what? The end of France? No. The end of...
He, who every morning plans the transactions of the day, and follows that plan, carries...
Sorrow is a fruit. God does not make it grow on limbs too weak to...
Initiative is doing the right thing without being told.