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"Look down, and see, the sweepings of the street. Look down, look down, upon your fellow man."
“If I speak, I am condemned. If I stay silent, I am damned! You ask me what forces me to speak? A strange thing; my conscience.”
"Do I care if I should die? Now she goes across the sea! Life without Cosette means nothing at all!!! Would you weep Cosette if I were to fall?" ~Marius Pontemercy (Eddie Redmayne)
“If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.” –John Quincy Adams
“Music expresses that which cannot be put into words and that which cannot remain silent”
― Victor Hugo
Bishop: "But remember this, my brother, see in this some higher plan. You must use this precious silver to become an honest man. By the witness of the martyrs, by the Passion and the Blood, God has raised you out of darkness; I have bought your soul for God!"
Gavroche: "This is the land I fought for liberty, now when we fight, we fight for bread... here is the thing about equality, everyone's equal when they're dead."
"But the tigers come at night. With their voices soft as thunder. As they tear your hope apart. As they turn your dreams to shame. He slept one summer by my side. Filled my days with endless wonder. He took my childhood in his stride. But he was gone when autum came."
"Look down, look down, don't look 'em in the eye. Look down, look down. You're here until you die."
"Who am I? Can I condem this man to slavery? Pretend I do not feel his agony? And must my name until I die be no more than an alibi? Must I lie? How can I ever face my fellow men? How can I ever face myself again."