Without vanity, without coquetry, without curiosity, in a word, without the fall, woman would not be woman. Much of her grace is in her frailty.
Quote by Victor Hugo
Victor Hugo Quotes
Our acts make or mar us, we are the children of our own deeds.
Despotism is a long crime.
Civil war? What does that mean? Is there any foreign war? Isn't every war fought...
Slaves would be tyrants were the chance theirs
The beautiful has but one type, the ugly has a thousand.
A faith is a necessity to a man. Woe to him who believes in nothing.
A war between Europeans is a civil war.
A great artist is a great man in a great child.
A creditor is worse than a slave-owner; for the master owns only your person, but...
Try as you will, you cannot annihilate that eternal relic of the human heart, love.
Genius is a promontory jutting out into the infinite.
Dear God! how beauty varies in nature and art. In a woman the flesh must...
You have suffered greatly, poor mother. Oh! do not lament, you have now the portion...
A library implies an act of faith.
Scepticism, that dry caries of the intelligence.
The most powerful symptom of love is a tenderness which becomes at times almost insupportable.
Short as life is, we make it still shorter by the careless waste of time.
He, who every morning plans the transactions of the day, and follows that plan, carries...
Never laugh at those who suffer; suffer sometimes those who laugh.
Be as a bird perched on a frail branch that she feels bending beneath her,...