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Victor Hugo

Quote of Victor Hugo - Architecture has recorded the great ideas...


Biography - Victor Hugo:

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

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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.
Victor Hugo




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Quotes about architecture:


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Architecture in general is frozen music.”
Friedrich von Schelling
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Architecture is the great book of humanity, the principal expression of man in his different stages of development, either as a force or as an intelligence.”
Victor Hugo - The Hunchback of Notre-Dame
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The ancient Romans built their greatest masterpieces of architecture, their amphitheaters, for wild beasts to fight in.”
Voltaire
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The terrifying and edible beauty of Art Nouveau architecture.”
Salvador Dalí
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Victor Hugo also said...


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Happiness is sometimes hidden in the unknown.”
Victor Hugo
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Hide your life and spread your spirit.”
Victor Hugo - Les rayons et les ombres
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Truth is like the sun. It casts light on everything but does not let itself stared at.”
Victor Hugo
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How sad to think that nature speaks and mankind doesn't listen.”
Victor Hugo
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Music is noise that thinks.”
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He who opens a school door, closes a prison.”
Victor Hugo
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