“Les Miserables” quotes(1998)
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“Les Miserables” Quotes 14 quotes
“Modern science tells us that people are, by nature, law breakers or law abiders. A wolf could wear sheep's clothing but he's still a wolf.”
“Reform is a discredited fantasy.”
“When I was young, just your age, I was very poor, I was starving. One day, I stood in front of the window. A window full of bread, there was just glass between me... and not being hungry anymore, it was so easy. So I broke it and took what I wanted. Then they caught me and put me in chains for almost 19 years. They did things to me... and I did...” (continue)(continue reading)
“- Javert: Monsieur, a grave violation of the public trust has been committed. An inferior has shown a complete lack of respect for the law. He must be exposed and punished.
- Valjean: Who is the offender?
- Javert: I am. I slandered you Monsieur Le Maire, I'm here to ask that you demand my dismissal.”
“It's a pity the law doesn't allow me to be merciful.”
“- Valjean: How do you know I'm not going to murder you?
- Bishop: How do you know I'm not going to murder you?
- Valjean: What is that - a joke?
- Bishop: I guess we'll have to trust each other.”
“I order you to forgive yourself.”
“- Marius: If we can't win today, then none of us have a future.
- Valjean: You have love. That's the only future God gives us.”
“This is right, my dear. I stole something, I did. I stole happiness with you. I don't mind paying.”
“- Valjean: You look better everyday.
- Fantine: Liar.”