"Joy's smile is much closer to tears than laughter."
"Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around."Victor Hugo on Leo Buscaglia
"Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened."Victor Hugo on Dr. Seuss
"Look back, and smile on perils past."Victor Hugo on Walter Scott
"A warm smile is the universal language of kindness."Victor Hugo on William Arthur Ward
"A smile is a curve that sets everything straight."Victor Hugo on Phyllis Diller
"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!"