All the historical books which contain no lies are extremely tedious.
Quote by Anatole France
The books that everybody admires are those that nobody reads.
To imagine is everything, to know is nothing at all.
The future is a convenient place for dreams
Chance is perhaps the pseudonym of God when he did not want to sign.
To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream; not only plan,...
An education isnt how much you have committed to memory, or even how much you...
If the path be beautiful, let us not ask where it leads.
Chance is perhaps the pseudonym of God when he does not wish to sign his...
It is well for the heart to be naive and the mind not to be.
When a thing has been said and well, have no scruple. Take it and copy...
The good critic is he who relates the adventures of his soul among masterpieces.
War will disappear only when men shall take no part whatever in violence and shall...
A woman must decide between a man who women like, and then have no security,...
I would define a book as a work of magic whence escape, all kinds of...
To accomplish great things, we must dream as well as act.
No government ought to be without censors; and where the press is free, no one...
We reproach people for talking about themselves; but it is the subject they treat best.
Nine tenths of education is encouragement.
The main part of intellectual education is not the acquisition of facts but learning how...
Education must provide the opportunities for self-fulfillment; it can at best provide a rich and...
There is nothing better than the encouragement of a good friend