Habit is the nursery of errors.

-Victor Hugo
Victor Hugo

There are many tongues to talk, and but few heads to think.

Victor Hugo
I'm religiously opposed to religion.
Victor Hugo

Houses are like the human beings that inhabit them.

Victor Hugo
Life is a flower of which love is honey.
Victor Hugo

An invasion of armies can be resisted, but not an idea whose time has come.

Victor Hugo
Good actions are the invisible hinges on the doors of heaven.
Victor Hugo

Mothers arms are made of tenderness, And sweet sleep blesses the child who lies therein.

Victor Hugo
Amnesty is as good for those who give it as for those who receive it. It has the admirable quality of bestowing mercy on both sides.
Victor Hugo

We shall not attempt to give the reader an idea of that tetrahedron nose-that horse-shoe mouth-that small left eye over-shadowed by a red bushy brow, while the right eye disappeared entirely under an enormous wart-of those straggling teeth with breaches here and there like the battlements of a fortress-of that horny lip, over which one of those teeth projected like the tusk of an elephant-of that forked chin-and, above all, of the expression diffused over the whole-that mixture of malice, astonishment, and melancholy. Let the reader, if he can, figure to himself this combination.

Victor Hugo
There are things stronger than the strongest man...