Each man should frame life so that at some future hour fact and his dreaming meet.
Quote by Victor Hugo
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Victor Hugo Quotes
Sorrow is a fruit. God does not make it grow on limbs too weak to bear it.
Love is a portion of the soul itself, and it is of the same nature as the celestial breathing of the atmosphere of paradise.
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.
Great perils have this beauty, that they bring to light the fraternity of strangers.
To love another person is to see the face of God.
Peace is the virtue of civilization. War is its crime.
Freedom in art, freedom in society, this is the double goal towards which all consistent and logical minds must strive.
The mountains, the forest, and the sea, render men savage they develop the fierce, but yet do not destroy the human.
Smallness in a great man seems smaller by its disproportion with all the rest.
What is history? An echo of the past in the future a reflex from the future on the past.
I don't have any romantic ideas about marriage. Trust me. A white dress... ? No. It's not something for me.
Dying before dying has two important consequences: It liberates the individual from the fear of death and influences the actual experience of dying at the time of biological demise.
Enlightened leadership is spiritual if we understand spirituality not as some kind of religious dogma or ideology but as the domain of awareness where we experience values like truth, goodness, beauty, love and compassion, and also intuition, creativity, insight and focused attention.
There's really no such thing as the agony of dying. I'm quite sure that pain is shut off at the moment of death. You see, something happens when the body knows it's about to go. Peptide hormones are released by cells in the hypothalamus and pituitary gland. Endorphins. They attach themselves to the cells responsible for feeling pain.
The more perfect the artist, the more completely separate in him will be the man who suffers and the mind which creates.
The Republicans need to work on registration and getting out their vote and their early voters and absentees. Grassroots stuff.
It is sad to grow old but nice to ripen.
As an American, you have a right to good health care that is effective, accessible, and affordable, that serves you from infancy through old age, that allows you to go to practitioners and facilities of your choosing, and that offers a broad range of therapeutic options.
Ful wys is he that can himselven knowe (Very wise is he that can know himself.)
A great many men's gratitude is nothing but a secret desire to hook in more valuable kindnesses hereafter.