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Quote of Victor Hugo - We are both of us neighbors...


Biography - Victor Hugo:

French writer, poet and dramatist.
Born: 1802 - Died: 1885
Period:
19th century
Place of birth: France
France

We are both of us neighbors of the sky, Madame,
Since you are beautiful and I am old.





Translation

Translation

(French, German)



French
Nous sommes tous les deux voisins du ciel, Madame,
Puisque vous êtes belle, et puisque je suis vieux.


German
Wir sind beide Nachbarn des Himmels, Madame,
Denn Sie sind schön, und ich bin alt.





See also 

See also...






Quotes for: heaven


Quotes

Quotes about heaven:


There are more things in heaven and earth, Horatio,
Than are dreamt of in your philosophy.






They change the sky, not their soul, who run across the sea.





I believe that if one always looked at the skies, one would end up with wings.





No man has received from nature the right to command others. Liberty is a gift from heaven.





Look up to the sky. You'll never find rainbows if you’re looking down.





Two things fill the mind with ever new and increasing admiration and reverence, the more often and more steadily one reflects on them: the starry heavens above me and the moral law within me.











Quotes for: beauty


Quotes

Quotes about beauty:


Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it.





Since love grows within you, so beauty grows. For love is the beauty of the soul.





What beauty is, I know not.





I hold that the perfection of form and beauty is contained in the sum of all men.





Beauty is the sole ambition, the exclusive goal of Taste.





I can barely conceive of a type of beauty in which there is no Melancholy.











Quotes

Victor Hugo also said...


Happiness is sometimes hidden in the unknown.





Music expresses that which cannot be said and on which it is impossible to be silent.





Hide your life and spread your spirit.





Truth is like the sun. It casts light on everything but does not let itself stared at.





How sad to think that nature speaks and mankind doesn't listen.





Music is noise that thinks.












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