One can resist the invasion of an army but one cannot resist the invasion of ideas.
Quote by Victor Hugo
Victor Hugo Quotes
Courage is not the absence of fear, but the mastery of it
I met in the street a very poor young man who was in love. His...
There is nothing like a dream to create the future
But when ill indeed, Even dismissing the doctor don't always succeed.
The human soul has still greater need of the ideal than of the real. It...
Greater than the tread of mighty armies is an idea whose time has come.
Fashions have done more harm than revolutions.
There is a sacred horror about everything grand. It is easy to admire mediocrity and...
Virtue has a veil, vice a mask.
Sublime upon sublime scarcely presents a contrast, and we need a little rest from everything,...
Genius: the superhuman in man.
Our acts make or mar us, we are the children of our own deeds.
Stupidity talks, vanity acts.
Adversity makes men, and prosperity makes monsters.
One sometimes says: 'He killed himself because he was bored with life.' One ought rather...
I put a Phrygian cap on the old dictionary.
There is nothing like a dream to create the future.
The first symptom of love in a young man is timidity; in a girl boldness.
Strange to say, the luminous world is the invisible world; the luminous world is that...
Amnesty is as good for those who give it as for those who receive it....