Curiosity is one of the forms of feminine bravery.

-Victor Hugo
Victor Hugo

Nothing else in the world... not all the armies... is so powerful as an idea whose time has come. Victor Hug

Victor Hugo
The wise man does not grow old, but ripens. Victor
Victor Hugo

The three great problems of this century; the degradation of man in the proletariat, the subjection of women through hunger, the atrophy of the child by darkness.

Victor Hugo
It is the essence of truth that it is never excessive.... We must not resort to the flame where only light is required.
Victor Hugo

Nature has made a pebble and a female. The lapidary makes the diamond, and the lover makes the woman.

Victor Hugo
When a woman is talking to you, listen to what she says with her eyes.
Victor Hugo

In joined hands there is still some token of hope, in the clinched fist none.

Victor Hugo
These two beings, who had loved each other so exclusively, and with so touching a love, and who had lived so long for each other, were now suffering beside one another and through one another; without speaking of it, without harsh feeling, and smiling all the while.
Victor Hugo

M. Myriel had to undergo the fate of every newcomer in a little town, where there are many mouths which talk, and very few heads which think.

Victor Hugo
So a voice in the mountain is enough to let loose an avalanche. A word too much may be followed by a caving in. If the word had not been spoken, it would not have happened.