Silence is the wit of fools.
Quote by Anatole France
Anatole France Quotes
You learn to speak by speaking, to study by studying, to run by running, to...
To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan,...
We do not know what to do with this short life, yet we want another...
Human affairs inspire in noble hearts only two feelingsÃ³admiration or pity.
The average man does not know what to do with this life, yet wants another...
We reproach people for talking about themselves but it is the subject they treat best
One thing above all gives charm to men's thoughts, and this is unrest. A mind...
Irony is the gaiety of reflection and the joy of wisdom
Unhappiness does make people look stupid
Wandering re-establishes the original harmony which once existed between man and the universe.
If a million people say a foolish thing, it is still a foolish thing.
To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream; not only plan,...
That man is prudent who neither hopes nor fears anything from the uncertain events of...
You become a good writer just as you become a good joiner: by planing down...
It is human nature to think wisely and act in an absurd fashion.
Of all the sexual aberrations, chastity is the strangest.
It is better to understand little than to misunderstand a lot.
An education isnt how much you have committed to memory, or even how much you...
I cannot teach anybody anything, I can only make them think.
I never teach my pupils; I only attempt to provide the conditions in which they...