Devout believers are safeguarded in a high degree against the risk of certain neurotic illnesses; their acceptance of the universal neurosis spares them the task of constructing a personal one.
Quote by Anatole France
Anatole France Quotes
Chance is perhaps the pseudonym of God when he did not want to sign.
An education which does not cultivate the will is an education that depraves the mind.
Of all the sexual aberrations, chastity is the strangest.
Existence would be intolerable if we were never to dream.
Innocence most often is a good fortune and not a virtue.
I prefer the folly of enthusiasm to the indifference of wisdom.
Chance is perhaps the pseudonym of God when he does not wish to sign his...
It was one of the deadliest and heaviest feelings of my life to feel that...
History books that contain no lies are extremely dull.
It is by acts and not by ideas that people live.
Wandering re-establishes the original harmony which once existed between man and the universe.
If the path be beautiful, let us not ask where it leads.
All changes, even the most longed for, have their melancholy; for what we leave behind...
Nature has no principles. She makes no distinction between good and evil.
Unhappiness does make people look stupid
Justice is the means by which established injustices are sanctioned
If a million people say a foolish thing, it is still a foolish thing.
The whole art of teaching is only the art of awakening the natural curiosity of...
We have lost the art of living, and in the most important science of all,...
Music is the purest form of art... therefore true poets, they who are seers, seek...