Adversity makes men, and prosperity makes monsters.
Victor Marie Hugo (1802 - 1885)
Contributed by: Zaady
Great perils have this beauty, that they bring to light the fraternity of strangers.
The greatest happiness of life it the conviction that we are loved - loved for ourselves, or rather, loved in spite of ourselves.
All the forces in the world are not so powerful as an idea whose time has come.
Sorrow is a fruit: God does not make it grow on limbs too weak to bear it.
Philosophy should be an energy; it should find its aim and its effect in the amelioration of mankind.
He who opens a school door, closes a prison.
Where the telescope ends, the microscope begins, which of the two has the grander view?
Strong and bitter words indicate a weak cause.
If we must suffer, let us suffer nobly.
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