"Common sense is in spite of, not as the result of education."
"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world."Victor Hugo on Nelson Mandela
"The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education."Victor Hugo on Albert Einstein
"It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it."Victor Hugo on Aristotle
"My mother said I must always be intolerant of ignorance but understanding of illiteracy. That some people, unable to go to school, were more educated and more intelligent than college professors."Victor Hugo on Maya Angelou
"Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught."Victor Hugo on Oscar Wilde
"Forty is the old age of youth fifty the youth of old age."
"When grace is joined with wrinkles, it is adorable. There is an unspeakable dawn in happy old age."
"Architecture has recorded the great ideas of the human race. Not only every religious symbol, but every human thought has its page in that vast book."
"Dear God! how beauty varies in nature and art. In a woman the flesh must be like marble in a statue the marble must be like flesh."
"I am a soul. I know well that what I shall render up to the grave is not myself. That which is myself will go elsewhere. Earth, thou art not my abyss!"
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