To imagine is everything, to know is nothing at all.
Quote by Anatole France
Anatole France Quotes
In art as in love, instinct is enough.
Until one has loved an animal a part of one's soul remains unawakened.
The impotence of God is infinite
The wonder is, not that the field of stars is so vast, but that man...
The whole art of teaching is the only art of awakening the natural curiosity of...
Wandering re-establishes the original harmony which once existed between man and the universe.
It is by acts and not by ideas that people live.
Without the utopians of other times, men would still live in caves, miserable and naked;...utopia...
The fool doth think he is wise, but the wise man knows himself a fool.
The average man does not know what to do with this life, yet wants another...
Irony is the gaiety of reflection and the joy of wisdom
Never lend books, for no one ever returns them; the only books I have in...
Silence is the wit of fools.
The good critic is he who relates the adventures of his soul among masterpieces.
Chance is perhaps the pseudonym of God when he does not wish to sign his...
Existence would be intolerable if we were never to dream.
When a thing has been said and well said, have no scruple; take it and...
Suffering! We owe to it all that is good in us, all that gives value...
Man is fed with fables through life, and leaves it in the belief he knows...
No one is in control of your happiness but you; therefore, you have the power...