Never lend books, for no one ever returns them; the only books I have in my library are books that other folks have lent to me.
Quote by Anatole France
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.
I thank fate for having made me born poor. Poverty taught me the true value...
No government ought to be without censors; and where the press is free, no one...
The law, in its majestic equality, forbids the rich as well as the poor to...
What frightens us most in a madman is his sane conversation.
The fool doth think he is wise, but the wise man knows himself a fool.
Religion has done love a great service by making it a sin.
It is in the ability to deceive oneself that the greatest talent is shown
It was one of the deadliest and heaviest feelings of my life to feel that...
Irony is the gaiety of reflection and the joy of wisdom
To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan,...
Without lies humanity would perish of despair and boredom
Never lend books, for no one ever returns them; the only books I have in...
Until one has loved an animal a part of one's soul remains unawakened.
Nature has no principles. She makes no distinction between good and evil.
What can be more foolish than to think that all this rare fabric of heaven...
A person is never happy except at the price of some ignorance.
What is more frightening than any particular policy or ideology is the widespread habit of...
The whole family of pride and ignorance are incestuous, and mutually beget each other