The ode lives upon the ideal, the epic upon the grandiose, the drama upon the real.
Quote by Victor Hugo
Victor Hugo Quotes
From the oyster to the eagle, from the swine to the tiger, all animals are...
A little girl without a doll is almost as unfortunate and quite as impossible as...
Nations, like stars, are entitled to eclipse. All is well, provided the light returns and...
Music expresses that which cannot be said and on which it is impossible to be...
The word is the Verb, and the Verb is God.
Men like me are impossible until the day when they become necessary.
He who opens a school door, closes a prison.
Common sense is in spite of, not as the result of education.
It is often necessary to know how to obey a woman in order sometimes to...
Scepticism, that dry caries of the intelligence.
There is nothing like a dream to create the future.
The guilty one is not he who commits the sin, but the one who causes...
Forty is the old age of youth; fifty the youth of old age.
When God desires to destroy a thing, he entrusts its destruction to the thing itself....
Melancholy is the pleasure of being sad
Do not let it be your aim to be something, but to be someone.
Progress is the life-style of man. The general life of the human race is called...
The first symptom of love in a young man is timidity; in a girl boldness.
Puns are the droppings of soaring wits.
Dear God! how beauty varies in nature and art. In a woman the flesh must...