There is no such thing as a little country. The greatness of a people is no more determined by their numbers than the greatness of a man is by his height.
Quote by Victor Hugo
Victor Hugo Quotes
To give thanks in solitude is enough. Thanksgiving has wings and goes where it must...
The greatest happines of life is the conviction that we are loved-loved for ourselves, or...
A war between Europeans is a civil war.
Indigestion is charged by God with enforcing morality on the stomach.
A little girl without a doll is almost as unfortunate and quite as impossible as...
To think is of itself to be useful; it is always and in all cases...
Courage is not the absence of fear, but the mastery of it
Men become accustomed to poison by degrees.
Je hais vos idÃ©es, mais je me ferait tuer pour que vous ayez le droit...
Stupidity talks, vanity acts.
To contemplate is to look at shadows.
One is not idle because one is absorbed. There is both visible and invisible labor....
Thought is the labor of the intellect, reverie is its pleasure.
To learn to read is to light a fire; every syllable that is spelled out...
When grace is joined with wrinkles, it is adorable. There is an unspeakable dawn in...
A person is just about as big as the things that make them angry
England has two books, one which she has made and one which has made her:...
The brutalities of progress are called revolutions. When they are over we realize this: that...
Never laugh at those who suffer; suffer sometimes those who laugh.
The first symptom of love in a young man is timidity; in a girl boldness.