May you have enough happiness to make you sweet, enough trials to make you strong, enough sorrow to keep you human enough hope to make you happy.
Quote by Victor Hugo
To love another person is to see the face of God. [Les Miserables]
Ask not the name of him who asks you for a bed. It is especially...
Forty is the old age of youth; fifty the youth of old age.
The mountains, the forest, and the sea, render men savage; they develop the fierce, but...
Many great actions are committed in small struggles.
Music expresses that which cannot be said and on which it is impossible to be...
The first symptom of love in a young man is shyness; the first symptom in...
Caution is the eldest child of wisdom
Rhyme, that enslaved queen, that supreme charm of our poetry, that creator of our meter.
Our life dreams the Utopia. Our death achieves the Ideal.
Hope is the word which God has written on the brow of every man.
There is one thing stronger than all the armies in the world, and that is...
Stupidity talks, vanity acts.
Puns are the droppings of soaring wits.
Fashions have done more harm than revolutions.
To learn to read is to light a fire; every syllable that is spelled out...
To love beauty is to see light.
Jesus wept; Voltaire smiled. From that divine tear and from that human smile is derived...
All our lauded technological progress -- our very civilization - is like the axe in...
Since the general civilization of mankind, I believe there are more instances of the abridgment...
It is a rare and difficult attainment to grow old gracefully and happily.