There is nothing like a dream to create the future.
Quote by Victor Hugo
Popularity? It's glory's small change.
The brutalities of progress are called revolutions. When they are over we realize this: that...
There is no such thing as a little country. The greatness of a people is...
Taste is the common sense of genius.
The greatest happiness of life is the conviction that we are loved; loved for ourselves,...
The drama is complete poetry. The ode and the epic contain it only in germ;...
Slaves would be tyrants were the chance theirs
Separated lovers cheat absence by a thousand fancies which have their own reality. They are...
It is from books that wise people derive consolation in the troubles of life.
To contemplate is to look at shadows.
He who is not capable of enduring poverty is not capable of being free.
To learn to read is to light a fire; every syllable that is spelled out...
A library implies an act of faith.
Have courage for the great sorrows of life and patience for the small ones; and...
Society is a republic. When an individual tries to lift themselves above others, they are...
Never laugh at those who suffer; suffer sometimes those who laugh.
Civil war? What does that mean? Is there any foreign war? Isn't every war fought...
Progress is the stride of God.
Ignorance is the curse of God; knowledge is the wing wherewith we fly to heaven.
The charitable give out at the door and God puts in at the window