Quotes by Victor Hugo

Quotes by Victor Hugo on his birthday,  born 26 February 1802, died 22 May 1885.

Enjoy 🙂

  1. He who opens a school door, closes a prison.
  2. An intelligent hell would be better than a stupid paradise.
  3. The greatest happiness of life is the conviction that we are loved — loved for ourselves, or rather, loved in spite of ourselves.
  4. To learn to read is to light a fire; every syllable that is spelled out is a spark.
  5. There is nothing like a dream to create the future.
  6. Architecture has recorded the great ideas of the human race. Not only every religious symbol, but every human thought has its page in that vast book.
  7. A library implies an act of faith.
  8. He loved books; books are cold but safe friends.
  9. One resists the invasion of armies; one does not resist the invasion of ideas.
  10. What a grand thing, to be loved! What a grander thing still, to love!

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