Victor Hugo Quotes


201 Victor Hugo quotes:



"Everything being a constant carnival, there is no carnival left."
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"How did it happen that their lips came together? How does it happen that birds sing, that snow melts, that the rose unfolds, that the dawn whitens behind the stark shapes of trees on the quivering summit of the hill? A kiss, and all was said."
"Thought is the labor of the intellect, reverie is its pleasure."
"The human soul has still greater need of the ideal than of the real. It is by the real that we exist; it is by the ideal that we live."
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"It is by suffering that human beings become angels."
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"Sorrow is a fruit. God does not make it grow on limbs too weak to bear it."
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"Mankind is not a circle with a single center but an ellipse with two focal points of which facts are one and ideas the other."
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"The mountains, the forest, and the sea, render men savage; they develop the fierce, but yet do not destroy the human."
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"Hope is the word which God has written on the brow of every man."
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"Those who live are those who fight."
"Life's greatest happiness is to be convinced we are loved."
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"Try as you will, you cannot annihilate that eternal relic of the human heart, love."
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"Our acts make or mar us, we are the children of our own deeds."
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"Love is a portion of the soul itself, and it is of the same nature as the celestial breathing of the atmosphere of paradise."
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"Strong and bitter words indicate a weak cause."
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"Be like the bird that, passing on her flight awhile on boughs too slight, feels them give way beneath her, and yet sings, knowing that she hath wings."
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"Greater than the tread of mighty armies is an idea whose time has come."
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"Genius is a promontory jutting out into the infinite."
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"Whenever a man's friends begin to compliment him about looking young, he may be sure that they think he is growing old."
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"Stupidity talks, vanity acts."
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