"The greatest happiness of life is the conviction that we are loved loved for ourselves, or rather, loved in spite of ourselves."
"Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn't know you left open."Victor Hugo on John Barrymore
"Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions."Victor Hugo on Dalai Lama
"Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be."Victor Hugo on Abraham Lincoln
"I am determined to be cheerful and happy in whatever situation I may find myself. For I have learned that the greater part of our misery or unhappiness is determined not by our circumstance but by our disposition."Victor Hugo on Martha Washington
"Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony."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!"