Peace is the virtue of civilization. War is its crime.
Quote by Victor Hugo
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Victor Hugo Quotes
What would be ugly in a garden constitutes beauty in a mountain.
Doing nothing is happiness for children and misery for old men.
Men like me are impossible until the day when they become necessary.
A compliment is something like a kiss through a veil.
To rise from error to truth is rare and beautiful.
Music expresses that which cannot be said and on which it is impossible to be silent.
The mountains, the forest, and the sea, render men savage they develop the fierce, but yet do not destroy the human.
A war between Europeans is a civil war.
To think is of itself to be useful it is always and in all cases a striving toward God.
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.
I don't really consider myself one of those actors who takes his work home with him.
It's only a fool that will lit a candle at midday.
I'm married. My wife, Stella - a beautiful woman. She's brought a lot of peace to my life, a lot of wisdom.
I don't believe in firing professors. They have academic freedom.
If I am not worth the wooing, I am surely not worth the winning.
I'm obsessed with the countryside: woods, forests, fields, lakes, mountains. I'm really into folk music and folklore. But more so I'm into electronic music. I'm into bands that have both aspects, like Boards of Canada is a perfect example. You could listen to that type of music running through a woods. It's kind of what I wanted to achieve.
Time travel used to be thought of as just science fiction, but Einstein's general theory of relativity allows for the possibility that we could warp space-time so much that you could go off in a rocket and return before you set out.
Every religion is good that teaches man to be good and I know of none that instructs him to be bad.
Like family, we are tied to each other. This is what all good musicians understand.
My religion centers in different areas than what's considered conventional religion.