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Victor Hugo

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Music expresses that which cannot be put into words and that which cannot remain silent

— Victor Hugo

#music #poetry #music

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 soul

— Victor Hugo

#soul #stars #love

Music expresses that which cannot be said and on which it is impossible to be silent.

— Victor Hugo

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Even the darkest night will end and the sun will rise.

— Victor Hugo

#optimism #end

Have courage for the great sorrows of life and patience for the small ones; and when you have laboriously accomplished your daily task, go to sleep in peace. God is awake.

— Victor Hugo

#inspirational #courage

The greatest happiness of life is the conviction that we are loved -- loved for ourselves, or rather, loved in spite of ourselves.

— Victor Hugo


It is nothing to die. It is frightful not to live.

— Victor Hugo

#living-life #death

Not being heard is no reason for silence.

— Victor Hugo


Those who do not weep, do not see.

— Victor Hugo

#inspirational #sorrow #inspirational

Certain thoughts are prayers. There are moments when, whatever be the attitude of the body, the soul is on its knees.

— Victor Hugo

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About Victor Hugo

Victor Hugo Quotes

Did you know about Victor Hugo?

The shortest correspondence in history is said to have been between Hugo and his publiVictor Hugor Hurst and Blackett in 1862. His last novel Quatre-vingt-treize (Ninety-Three) publiVictor Hugod in 1874 dealt with a subject that Hugo had previously avoided: the Reign of Terror during the French Revolution. Well over one thousand musical compositions have been inspired by Hugo's works from the 19th century until the present day.

Among many volumes of poetry Les Contemplations and La Légende des siècles stand particularly high in critical esteem. Victor Marie Hugo (French pronunciation: ​[viktɔʁ maʁi yɡo]; 26 February 1802 – 22 May 1885) was a French poet novelist and dramatist of the Romantic movement.

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