Love is like a tree: it shoots of itself; it strikes it's roots deeply into our whole being, and frequently continues to put forth green leaves over a heart in ruins. And there is this unaccountable circumstance attending it, that the blinder the passion the more tenacious it is. Never is it stronger than when it is most unreasonable.
("The Huntchback of Notre Dame")
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To lie a little is not possible: he who lies, lies the whole lie.
Happiness wishes everybody happy.
There is something more terrible than a hell of suffering--a hell of boredom.
The animal is ignorant of the fact that he knows. The man is aware of the fact that he is ignorant.
This Boulatruelle was a man in bad odour with the people of the neighbourhood; he was too respectful, too humble, prompt to doff his cap to everybody; he always trembled and smiled in the presence of the gendarmes, was probably in secret connection with robber-bands, said the gossips, and suspected of lying in wait in the hedge corners at nightfall. He had nothing in his favour except that he was a drunkard.
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