296 Total Quotes

Victor Hugo Quotes

Victor Hugo
Fashions have done more harm than revolutions.
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#French Author #Fashion

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There are thoughts which are prayers. There are moments when, whatever the posture of the body, the soul is on its knees.
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#French Author #Body

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There are people who observe the rules of honor as we observe the stars: from a distance
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#Honor

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A mother's arms are made of tenderness and children sleep soundly in them.
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#French Author #Children #Mother #Mothers #Mothers Day

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Be as a bird perched on a frail branch that she feels bending beneath her, still she sings away all the same, knowing she has wings.
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#French Author

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To think of shadows is a serious thing.
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#French Author

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Life is the flower for which love is the honey.
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#French Author #Love #Cute #Quote of the Day #Valentine's Day

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A compliment is like a kiss through a veil.
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#French Author

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Curiosity is one of the forms of feminine bravery.
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#French Author #Bravery

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It is nothing to die. It is frightful not to live.
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#French Author

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What is history? An echo of the past in the future; a reflex from the future on the past
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#Future

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The first symptom of love in a young man is shyness; the first symptom in a woman, it's boldness.
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#French Author #Boldness

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Architecture has recorded the great ideas of the human race. Not only every religious symbol, but every human thought has its page in that vast book.
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#French Author #Architecture

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England has two books, one which she has made and one which has made her: Shakespeare and the Bible.
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#Books And Reading #Bible

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From the oyster to the eagle, from the swine to the tiger, all animals are to be found in men and each of them exists in some man, sometimes several at the time. Animals are nothing but the portrayal of our virtues and vices made manifest to our eyes, the visible reflections of our souls. God displays them to us to give us food for thought.
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#Animals

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The greatest happiness of life is the conviction that we are loved -- loved for ourselves, or rather, loved in spite of ourselves.
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#Conviction