Quotes by Victor Hugo

"Music expresses that which cannot be put into words and that which cannot remain silent"

"He never went out without a book under his arm, and he often came back with two."

"Even the darkest night will end and the sun will rise."

"What Is Love? I have met in the streets a very poor young man who was in love. His hat was old, his coat worn, the water passed through his shoes and the stars through his soul"

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

Books by Victor Hugo

  • Les Miserables
  • 792 ratings
  • March 14th 1995 by Random House

    (first published January 1st 1995)

  • Hamlet
  • 760 ratings
  • 2010 by MacMay

    (first published 1603)

  • Crwca Notre Dame
  • 495 ratings
  • October 1st 1996 by Y Ddraig Fach

    (first published 1996)

Victor Hugo
  • Victor Hugo

  • Date of birth: February 26, 1802
  • Died: May 22, 1885
  • Born: in Besançon, Doubs, France.

  • Description: Victor Hugo, in full Victor-Marie Hugo, poet, playwrighter, novelist, dramatist, essayist, visual artist, statesman, human rights campaigner, and perhaps the most influential exponent of the Romantic movement in France, who was the most important of the French Romantic writers. Though regarded in France as one of that country’s greatest poets, he is better known abroad for such novels as Notre-Dame de Paris (1831) and Les Misérables (1862).