Victor Hugo Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old Victor Hugo quotes, Victor Hugo sayings, and Victor Hugo proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Winter is on my head, but eternal spring is in my heart. Victor Hugo
Perseverance, secret of all triumphs. Victor Hugo
Laughter is the sun that drives winter from the human face. Victor Hugo
He who opens a school door, closes a prison. Victor Hugo
He who opens a school door, closes a prison. Victor Hugo
Fashions have done more harm than revolutions. Victor Hugo
He sought to transform the grief that looks down into the grave by showing it the grief that looks up to the stars. Victor Hugo
Inspiration and genius--one and the same. Victor Hugo
When a woman is talking to you, listen to what she says with her eyes. Victor Hugo
Music expresses that which cannot be put into words and that which cannot remain silent. Victor Hugo
To give thanks in solitude is enough. Thanksgiving has wings and goes where it must go. Your prayer knows much more about it than you do. Victor Hugo
To give thanks in solitude is enough. Thanksgiving has wings and goes where it must go. Your prayer knows much more about it than you do. Victor Hugo
He does not weep who does not see. Victor Hugo
He who opens a school door, closes a prison. Victor Hugo
What I feel for you seems less of earth and more of a cloudless heaven. Victor Hugo
People do not lack strength; they lack will. Victor Hugo
The supreme happiness of life is the conviction that one is loved; loved for oneself, or better yet, loved despite oneself. Victor Hugo
Reason is intelligence taking exercise. Imagination is intelligence with an erection. Victor Hugo
Even the darkest night will end and the sun will rise. Victor Hugo
Progress is the stride of God. Victor Hugo
Curiosity is one of the forms of feminine bravery. Victor Hugo
Common sense is in spite of, not as the result of education. Victor Hugo
It is by suffering that human beings become angels. Victor Hugo
Short as life is, we make it still shorter by the careless waste of time. Victor Hugo
Have courage for the great sorrows in life, and patience for the small ones. And when you have laboriously accomplished your daily tasks, go to sleep in peace, God is awake. Victor Hugo
He who opens a school door, closes a prison. Victor Hugo
Adversity makes men, and prosperity makes monsters. Victor Hugo
To reform a man, you must begin with his grandmother. Victor Hugo
What makes night within us may leave stars. Victor Hugo
Short as life is, we make it still shorter by the careless waste of time. Victor Hugo