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To love is to act.
Victor Hugo (Last lines in his diary, 1885)
Those who do not weep, do not see.
Victor Hugo (Les Misérables, 1862)
There shall be no slavery of the mind.
Victor Hugo
To contemplate is to look at shadows.
Victor Hugo (The Toilers of the Sea, 1866)
I am willing to die, I am not willing to kill.
Victor Hugo (The History of a Crime, 1852)
It is nothing to die. It is frightful not to live.
Victor Hugo (Les Misérables, 1862)
The learned man knows that he is ignorant.
Victor Hugo (Intellectual Autobiography)
The wise man does not grow old, but ripens.
Victor Hugo (Intellectual Autobiography)
Souls of deep thinkers, soar like mighty eagles!
Victor Hugo (The Ocean's Song)
Men become accustomed to poison by degrees.
Victor Hugo (The Toilers of the Sea, 1866)
To love another person is to see the face of God.
Victor Hugo (Les Misérables, 1862)
Fame must have enemies, as light must have gnats.
Victor Hugo (Villemain, 1845)
Even the darkest night will end and the sun will rise.
Victor Hugo (Les Misérables, 1862)
Our life dreams the Utopia. Our death achieves the Ideal.
Victor Hugo (Intellectual Autobiography)
This is the battle between day and night... I see black light.
Victor Hugo (Last Words, 1885)
An intelligent hell would be better than a stupid paradise.
Victor Hugo (Ninety-Three, 1874)
Laughter is sunshine, it chases winter from the human face.
Victor Hugo (Les Misérables, 1862)
Nothing makes a man so adventurous as an empty pocket.
Victor Hugo (The Hunchback of Notre-Dame, 1831)
To die for lack of love is horrible. The asphyxia of the soul.
Victor Hugo (Les Misérables, 1862)
I have been loving you a little more every minute since this morning.
Victor Hugo (Les Misérables, 1862)
Never laugh at those who suffer; suffer sometimes those who laugh.
Victor Hugo (Intellectual Autobiography)
I love all men who think, even those who think otherwise than myself.
Victor Hugo (Intellectual Autobiography)
It is man's consolation that the future is to be a sunrise instead of a sunset.
Victor Hugo (William Shakespeare, 1864)
One resists the invasion of armies; one does not resist the invasion of ideas.
Victor Hugo (The History of a Crime, 1852)
To put everything in balance is good, to put everything in harmony is better.
Victor Hugo (Ninety-Three, 1874)
You who suffer because you love, love still more. To die of love, is to live by it.
Victor Hugo (Les Misérables, 1862)
Music expresses that which cannot be said and on which it is impossible to be silent.
Victor Hugo (William Shakespeare, 1864)
He never went out without a book under his arm, and he often came back with two.
Victor Hugo (Les Misérables, 1862)
There is always more misery among the lower classes than there is humanity in the higher.
Victor Hugo (Les Misérables, 1862)
The soul helps the body, and at certain moments raises it. It is the only bird that sustains its cage.
Victor Hugo (Les Misérables, 1862)
Let us study things that are no more. It is necessary to understand them, if only to avoid them.
Victor Hugo (Les Misérables, 1862)
You have enemies? Why, it is the story of every man who has done a great deed or created a new idea. 
Victor Hugo (Villemain, 1845)
A man is not idle because he is absorbed in thought. There is visible labor and there is invisible labor.
Victor Hugo (Les Misérables, 1862)
A day will come when there will be no battlefields, but markets opening to commerce and minds opening to ideas.
Victor Hugo (Address made in Paris, 1849)
To love or have loved, that is enough. Ask nothing further. There is no other pearl to be found in the dark folds of life.
Victor Hugo (Les Misérables, 1862)
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Victor Hugo Biography

Born: February 26, 1802
Died: May 22, 1885

Victor Hugo was a French poet and writer. He is best known for his highly successful novels and his rich poetry. Among his most famous works are the "Les Misérables" and "Les Contemplations"

Notable Works
The Hunchback of Notre-Dame (1831)
Les Contemplations (1856)
Les Misérables (1862)
The Man Who Laughs (1869)
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