Victor Hugo Quotes

Who is Victor Hugo?

Victor Hugo was a French poet and writer known for the historic novels Les Misérables and The Hunchback of Notre-Dame.

Born February 26, 1802
Died May 22, 1885

Books by Victor Hugo

Best 6 Quotes by Victor Hugo

“Because a fact seems strange to you, you conclude that it is not one. All science,
however, commences by being strange. Science is successive. It goes from one wonder to
another. It mounts by a ladder. The science of today would seem extravagant to the science
of a former time. Ptolemy would believe Newton mad.”

Victor Hugo

“There is nothing like dream to create the future. Utopia to-day, flesh and blood tomorrow.”

Victor Hugo

“To die is nothing; but it is terrible not to live.”

Victor Hugo

“Laughter is the sun that drives winter from the human face.”

Victor Hugo

“There is only one thing stronger than all the armies of the world: and that is an idea whose time has come.”

Victor Hugo

“What makes night within us may leave stars.”

Victor Hugo

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“What we have done for ourselves alone dies with us; what we have done for others and the world remains and is immortal.”

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