No man is more unhappy than the one who is never in adversity; the greatest affliction of life is never to be afflicted.
He was at his own request and through his own complicity driven out of all his happinesses one after the other; and he had this sorrow, that after having lost Cosette wholly in one day, he was afterwards obliged to lose her again in detail.
The first symptom of love in a young man is timidity; in a girl boldness.
Initiative is doing the right thing without being told. Victor
A day will come when markets, open to trade, and minds, open to ideas, will become the sole battlefield.