The whole art of teaching is only the art of awakening the natural curiosity of young minds for the purpose of satisfying it afterwards.
Quote by Anatole France
Without the utopians of other times, men would still live in caves, miserable and naked;...utopia...
We do not know what to do with this short life, yet we want another...
One thing above all gives charm to men's thoughts, and this is unrest. A mind...
The good critic is he who relates the adventures of his soul among masterpieces.
To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan,...
Nine tenths of education is encouragement.
History books that contain no lies are extremely dull.
There are very honest people who do not think that they have had a bargain...
Unhappiness does make people look stupid
An education which does not cultivate the will is an education that depraves the mind.
In art as in love, instinct is enough.
The wonder is, not that the field of stars is so vast, but that man...
The law, in its majestic equality, forbids the rich as well as the poor to...
Justice is the means by which established injustices are sanctioned
The fool doth think he is wise, but the wise man knows himself a fool.
A person is never happy except at the price of some ignorance.
To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream; not only plan,...
Chance is perhaps the pseudonym of God when he did not want to sign.
This is the last chance where he or she has sole control over his destiny....
No woman in my time will be prime minister or chancellor or foreign secretary -...