Victor Hugo Quotes
The wise man does not grow old, but ripens.
[L’homme sage mûrit et ne vieillit pas.]
Victor Hugo's Intellectual Autobiography (Postscriptum de Ma Vie) (1907), Chapter XIII. Thoughts, Page 386
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Whenever you find that you are on the side of the majority, it is time to reform – (or pause and reflect).
Whoever does not know how to hit the nail on the head should be entreated not to hit the nail at all.
There is only one way to avoid criticism: do nothing, say nothing, and be nothing.
Honoré de Balzac
Writer, Poet, Novelist
February 26, 1802 - May 22, 1885