188 quotes found by Victor Hugo

Victor Hugo
Music expresses that which cannot be put into words and that which cannot remain silent
music  poetry  literature  # 299
Victor Hugo
He never went out without a book under his arm, and he often came back with two.
notag  # 613
Victor Hugo
What Is Love? I have met in the streets a very poor young man who was in love. His hat was old, his coat worn, the water passed through his shoes and the stars through his s
love  soul  stars  # 1151
Victor Hugo
Music expresses that which cannot be said and on which it is impossible to be silent.
music  # 1287
Victor Hugo
Even the darkest night will end and the sun will rise.
optimism  apothegm  # 1396
Victor Hugo
The power of a glance has been so much abused in love stories, that it has come to be disbelieved in. Few people dare now to say that two beings have fallen in love because they have looked at each other. Yet it is in this way that love begins, and in this way only.
love  attraction  # 2492
Victor Hugo
To love another person is to see the face of God.
notag  # 2746
Victor Hugo
Music expresses that which cannot be said and on which it is impossible to be silent.
music  Cannot  Said  # 192893
Victor Hugo
When a woman is talking to you, listen to what she says with her eyes.
relationship  eyes  Woman  # 192894
Victor Hugo
Change your opinions, keep to your principles; change your leaves, keep intact your roots.
change  opinions  principles  # 192895
Victor Hugo
Life is the flower for which love is the honey.
love  life  Flower  # 192896
Victor Hugo
How did it happen that their lips came together? How does it happen that birds sing, that snow melts, that the rose unfolds, that the dawn whitens behind the stark shapes of trees on the quivering summit of the hill? A kiss, and all was said.
Valentine's Day  Said  together  # 192897
Victor Hugo
A compliment is something like a kiss through a veil.
inspirational  kiss  Compliment  # 192898
Victor Hugo
Nations, like stars, are entitled to eclipse. All is well, provided the light returns and the eclipse does not become endless night. Dawn and resurrection are synonymous. The reappearance of the light is the same as the survival of the soul.
night  soul  light  # 192899
Victor Hugo
When dictatorship is a fact, revolution becomes a right.
revolution  fact  Becomes  # 192900
Victor Hugo
Laughter is the sun that drives winter from the human face.
laughter  sun  Face  # 192901