Nothing else in the world...not all the armies...is so powerful as an idea whose time has come.
Quote by Victor Hugo
The little people must be sacred to the big ones, and it is from the...
To learn to read is to light a fire; every syllable that is spelled out...
Melancholy is the pleasure of being sad
Go out in the world and work like money doesn't matter, Sing as if no...
The human soul has still greater need of the ideal than of the real. It...
Despotism is a long crime.
There is nothing like a dream to create the future
A faith is a necessity to a man. Woe to him who believes in nothing.
No one keeps a secret so well as a child
I put a Phrygian cap on the old dictionary.
A war between Europeans is a civil war.
Be like the bird that, passing on her flight awhile on boughs too slight, feels...
Style is the substance of the subject called unceasingly to the surface.
One sometimes says: 'He killed himself because he was bored with life.' One ought rather...
The mountains, the forest, and the sea, render men savage; they develop the fierce, but...
Liberation is not deliverance.
Smallness in a great man seems smaller by its disproportion with all the rest.
The greatest happiness of life is the conviction that we are loved -- loved for...
Our envy always lasts longer than the happiness of those we envy.
Now and then it's good to pause in our pursuit of happiness and just be...