Life, misfortunes, isolation, abandonment, poverty, are battlefields which have their heroes; obscure heroes, sometimes greater than the illustrious heroes
Quote by Victor Hugo
Nations, like stars, are entitled to eclipse. All is well, provided the light returns and...
In this world, which is so plainly the antechamber of another, there are no happy...
Try as you will, you cannot annihilate that eternal relic of the human heart, love.
No one can keep a secret better than a child.
Each man should frame life so that at some future hour fact and his dreaming...
The three great problems of this century; the degradation of man in the proletariat, the...
No one keeps a secret so well as a child
One sometimes says: 'He killed himself because he was bored with life.' One ought rather...
The omnipotence of evil has never resulted in anything but fruitless efforts. Our thoughts always...
Style is the substance of the subject called unceasingly to the surface.
Genius is rare because the means of becoming one have not been available
Music expresses that which cannot be said and on which it is impossible to be...
Mankind is not a circle with a single center but an ellipse with two focal...
Evil. Mistrust those who rejoice at it even more than those who do it.
Have courage for the great sorrows of life and patience for the small ones; and...
As the purse is emptied, the heart is filled.
What would be ugly in a garden constitutes beauty in a mountain.
Common sense is in spite of, not as the result of education.
Common sense is genius in homespun.
The three great essentials to achieve anything worth while are, first, hard work; second, stick-to-itiveness;...
The more scholastically educated a man is generally, the more he is an emotional boor.