Victor Hugo Quotes

People do not lack strength; they lack will. Victor Hugo

Strong and bitter words indicate a weak cause. Victor Hugo

Life’s greatest happiness is to be convinced we are loved. Victor Hugo

All the forces in the world are not so powerful as an idea whose time has come. Victor Hugo

Our acts make or mar us, we are the children of our own deeds. Victor Hugo

Popularity? It’s glory’s small change. Victor Hugo

When God desires to destroy a thing, he entrusts its destruction to the thing itself. Every bad institution of this world ends by suicide. Victor Hugo

Idleness is the heaviest of all oppressions. Victor Hugo

Taste is the common sense of genius. Victor Hugo

A saint addicted to excessive self-abnegation is a dangerous associate; he may infect you with poverty, and a stiffening of those joints which are needed for advancement – in a word, with more renunciation than you care for – and so you flee the contagion. Victor Hugo