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  Quotes of Victor Hugo [15]

  1. Laughter is the sun that drives winter from the human face.he human face.
  2. A creditor is worse than a slave-owner; for the master owns only your person, but a creditor owns your dignity, and can command it.
  3. When a woman is speaking to you, listen to what she says with her eyes.
  4. Music expresses that which cannot be said and on which it is impossible to be silent.
  5. Common sense is in spite of, not the result of, education.
  6. Life's greatest happiness is to be convinced we are loved.
  7. As the purse is emptied, the heart is filled.
  8. Melancholy is the pleasure of being sad.
  9. Winter is on my head, but eternal spring is in my heart.
  10. A man is not idle because he is absorbed in thought. There is visible labour and there is invisible labour.Have courage for the great sorrows of life and patience for the small ones; and when you have laboriously accomplished your daily task, go to sleep in peace. God is awake.
  11. Short as life is, we make it shorter by the careless waste of time.
  12. We are for religion against the religions.
  13. No army can withstand the strength of an idea whose time has come.
  14. The supreme happiness of life is the conviction that we are loved; loved for ourselves - say rather, loved in spite of ourselves; this conviction the blind have.
  15. People do not lack strength, they lack will.
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