Human affairs inspire in noble hearts only two feelingsÃ³admiration or pity.
Quote by Anatole France
A rose without thorns is like love without heartbreak; it doesn't make sense.
That man is prudent who neither hopes nor fears anything from the uncertain events of...
One thing above all gives charm to men's thoughts, and this is unrest. A mind...
I would define a book as a work of magic whence escape, all kinds of...
Nine tenths of education is encouragement.
Make love now, by night and by day, in winter and in summer... You are...
Of all the sexual aberrations, chastity is the strangest.
What can be more foolish than to think that all this rare fabric of heaven...
To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan,...
All the historical books which contain no lies are extremely tedious.
Until one has loved an animal a part of one's soul remains unawakened.
We reproach people for talking about themselves; but it is the subject they treat best.
Existence would be intolerable if we were never to dream.
What frightens us most in a madman is his sane conversation.
The books that everybody admires are those that nobody reads.
Distance never seperates two hearts that really care, for our memories span the miles and...
Without the utopians of other times, men would still live in caves, miserable and naked;...utopia...
Lovers who love truly do not write down their happiness.
Innocence most often is a good fortune and not a virtue.
When a thing has been said and well, have no scruple. Take it and copy...