One of the hardest tasks is to extract continually from one's soul an almost inexhaustible ill will.
Quote by Victor Hugo
Victor Hugo Quotes
Without vanity, without coquetry, without curiosity, in a word, without the fall, woman would not...
Genius: the superhuman in man.
Mankind is not a circle with a single center but an ellipse with two focal...
There is nothing like a dream to create the future
Peace is the virtue of civilization. War is its crime.
The ode lives upon the ideal, the epic upon the grandiose, the drama upon the...
A library implies an act of faith
We say that slavery has vanished from European civilization, but this is not true. Slavery...
The greatest happines of life is the conviction that we are loved-loved for ourselves, or...
Our life dreams the Utopia. Our death achieves the Ideal.
When God desires to destroy a thing, he entrusts its destruction to the thing itself....
He who is not capable of enduring poverty is not capable of being free.
You have suffered greatly, poor mother. Oh! do not lament, you have now the portion...
A faith is a necessity to a man. Woe to him who believes in nothing.
Slaves would be tyrants were the chance theirs
A man is not idle because he is absorbed in thought. There is a visible...
Prayer is an august avowal of ignorance.
Caution is the eldest child of wisdom
It requires a great deal of boldness and a great deal of caution to make...
Curiosity is not a sin. But we should exercise caution with our curiosity yes, indeed.