"A library implies an act of faith."
"Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies."Victor Hugo on Mother Teresa
"Faith is taking the first step even when you don't see the whole staircase."Victor Hugo on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Take the first step in faith. You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step."Victor Hugo on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"All who call on God in true faith, earnestly from the heart, will certainly be heard, and will receive what they have asked and desired."Victor Hugo on Martin Luther
"Before the throne of the Almighty, man will be judged not by his acts but by his intentions. For God alone reads our hearts."Victor Hugo on Mahatma Gandhi
"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!"