"Our life dreams the Utopia. Our death achieves the Ideal."
"A man who won't die for something is not fit to live."Victor Hugo on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"To be idle is a short road to death and to be diligent is a way of life foolish people are idle, wise people are diligent."Victor Hugo on Buddha
"The fear of death is the most unjustified of all fears, for there's no risk of accident for someone who's dead."Victor Hugo on Albert Einstein
"The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time."Victor Hugo on Mark Twain
"Death is no more than passing from one room into another. But there's a difference for me, you know. Because in that other room I shall be able to see."Victor Hugo on Helen Keller
"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!"