It is human nature to think wisely and act in an absurd fashion.
Quote by Anatole France
Existence would be intolerable if we were never to dream.
To accomplish great things, we must dream as well as act.
We reproach people for talking about themselves but it is the subject they treat best
The greatest virtue of man is perhaps curiosity.
I prefer the folly of enthusiasm to the indifference of wisdom.
I thank fate for having made me born poor. Poverty taught me the true value...
Devout believers are safeguarded in a high degree against the risk of certain neurotic illnesses;...
To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream; not only plan,...
A woman must decide between a man who women like, and then have no security,...
The good critic is he who relates the adventures of his soul among masterpieces
An education which does not cultivate the will is an education that depraves the mind.
You learn to speak by speaking, to study by studying, to run by running, to...
Without lies humanity would perish of despair and boredom.
The law, in its majestic equality, forbids the rich as well as the poor to...
Suffering! We owe to it all that is good in us, all that gives value...
Human affairs inspire in noble hearts only two feelingsÃ³admiration or pity.
All changes, even the most longed for, have their melancholy; for what we leave behind...
Religion has done love a great service by making it a sin.
There is not love where there is no will.
All thoughts, all passions, all delights Whatever stirs this mortal frame All are but ministers...
It is written, Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word that...