Les Misérables Quotes.

11. "Promise to give me a kiss on my brow when I am dead. --I shall feel it." She dropped her head again on Marius' knees, and her eyelids closed. He thought the poor soul had departed. Eponine remained motionless. All at once, at the very moment when Marius fancied her asleep forever, she slowly opened her eyes in which appeared the sombre profundity of death, and said to him in a tone whose sweetness seemed already to proceed from another world:-- "And by the way, Monsieur Marius, I believe that I was a little bit in love with you."
- Victor Hugo, Les Misérables

12. "If I speak, I am condemned. If I stay silent, I am damned!"
- Victor Hugo, Les Misérables

13. "You ask me what forces me to speak? a strange thing; my conscience."
- Victor Hugo, Les Misérables

14. "You who suffer because you love, love still more. To die of love, is to live by it."
- Victor Hugo, Les Misérables

15. "Teach the ignorant as much as you can; society is culpable in not providing a free education for all and it must answer for the night which it produces. If the soul is left in darkness sins will be committed. The guilty one is not he who commits the sin, but he who causes the darkness."
- Victor Hugo, Les Misérables

16. "Life's great happiness is to be convinced we are loved."
- Victor Hugo, Les Misérables

17. "A man is not idle because he is absorbed in thought. There is visible labor and there is invisible labor."
- Victor Hugo, Les Misérables

18. "He was fond of books, for they are cool and sure friends"
- Victor Hugo, Les Misérables

19. "There is nothing like a dream to create the future."
- Victor Hugo, Les Misérables

20. "When love has fused and mingled two beings in a sacred and angelic unity, the secret of life has been discovered so far as they are concerned; they are no longer anything more than the two boundaries of the same destiny; they are no longer anything but the two wings of the same spirit. Love, soar."
- Victor Hugo, Les Misérables

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