Whenever a man's friends begin to compliment him about looking young, he may be sure that they think he is growing old.
Quote by Victor Hugo
Liberation is not deliverance.
In this world, which is so plainly the antechamber of another, there are no happy...
Be like the bird that, pausing in her flight awhile on boughs too slight, feels...
Melancholy is the pleasure of being sad
Freedom in art, freedom in society, this is the double goal towards which all consistent...
What would be ugly in a garden constitutes beauty in a mountain.
Dear God! how beauty varies in nature and art. In a woman the flesh must...
But when ill indeed, Even dismissing the doctor don't always succeed.
When grace is joined with wrinkles, it is adorable. There is an unspeakable dawn in...
Rhyme, that enslaved queen, that supreme charm of our poetry, that creator of our meter.
Progress is the life-style of man. The general life of the human race is called...
Men become accustomed to poison by degrees.
The omnipotence of evil has never resulted in anything but fruitless efforts. Our thoughts always...
The greatest happiness of life is the conviction that we are loved -- loved for...
The beautiful has but one type, the ugly has a thousand.
Yes, God made man first, but there's always a rough draft before the final copy.
No one keeps a secret so well as a child
Society is a republic. When an individual tries to lift themselves above others, they are...
Short as life is, we make it still shorter by the careless waste of time.
The little people must be sacred to the big ones, and it is from the...