What is called honors and dignities, and even honor and dignity, is generally fool's gold.
More Quotes from Victor Hugo:But alas, if I have not maintained my victory, it is God's fault for not making man and the devil of equal strength.
I feel within me the future life. I am like a forest that has been razed the new shoots are stronger and brisker. I shall most certainly rise toward the heavens. The suns rays bathe my head. The earth gives me its generous sap, but the heavens illuminat.
By putting forward the hands of the clock you shall not advance the hour.
He had, they said, tasted in succession all the apples of the tree of knowledge, and, whether from hunger or disgust, had ended by tasting the forbidden fruit.
Many great actions are committed in small struggles.
Our acts make or mar us, we are the children of our own deeds.
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One, a mass movement from within, which, as you know, is constantly being put down brutally but which, again, regroups and moves forward as is happening right now as we are speaking.
If a man can bridge the gap between life and death, if he can live on after he's dead, then maybe he was a great man.
The making of an Atheist implies a mental stimulation and training which brings into play the primary factors of social progress.