As a means of contrast with the sublime, the grotesque is, in our view, the richest source that nature can offer.
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Victor Hugo Quotes
Wisdom is a sacred communion.
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.
Hope is the word which God has written on the brow of every man.
To love beauty is to see light.
There have been in this century only one great man and one great thing: Napoleon and liberty. For want of the great man, let us have the great thing.
Intelligence is the wife, imagination is the mistress, memory is the servant.
Each man should frame life so that at some future hour fact and his dreaming meet.
Common sense is in spite of, not as the result of education.
Great perils have this beauty, that they bring to light the fraternity of strangers.
Dear God! how beauty varies in nature and art. In a woman the flesh must be like marble in a statue the marble must be like flesh.
Factory farming is one of the biggest contributors to the most serious environmental problems. The meat industry causes more greenhouse gas emissions than all the cars, trucks, planes and ships in the world.
Along with success comes a reputation for wisdom.
It is not death that a man should fear, but he should fear never beginning to live.
The components of anxiety, stress, fear, and anger do not exist independently of you in the world. They simply do not exist in the physical world, even though we talk about them as if they do.
The Soviet government is the most realistic regime in the world - no ideals.
I drive an electric car.
Love you will find only where you may show yourself weak without provoking strength.
Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.
Anyone who tries to make a distinction between education and entertainment doesn't know the first thing about either.
I have no fear that the result of our experiment will be that men may be trusted to govern themselves without a master.