One thing above all gives charm to men's thoughts, and this is unrest. A mind that is not uneasy irritates and bores me.
Quote by Anatole France
Anatole France Quotes
To imagine is everything, to know is nothing at all.
I would define a book as a work of magic whence escape, all kinds of...
Irony is the gaiety of reflection and the joy of wisdom
When a thing has been said and well said, have no scruple; take it and...
Chance is perhaps the pseudonym of God when he does not wish to sign his...
Of all the sexual aberrations, chastity is the strangest.
I prefer the folly of enthusiasm to the indifference of wisdom.
Until one has loved an animal a part of one's soul remains unawakened.
To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream; not only plan,...
If a million people say a foolish thing, it is still a foolish thing.
We do not know what to do with this short life, yet we want another...
All changes, even the most longed for, have their melancholy; for what we leave behind...
Distance never seperates two hearts that really care, for our memories span the miles and...
The truth is that life is delicious, horrible, charming, frightful, sweet, bitter, and that is...
Silence is the wit of fools.
Chance is perhaps the pseudonym of God when he did not want to sign.
Lovers who love truly do not write down their happiness.
A rose without thorns is like love without heartbreak; it doesn't make sense.
There's a tear in his eye that refuses to fall. If it would land on...
I desire to so conduct the affairs of this administration that if at the end,...