Until one has loved an animal a part of one's soul remains unawakened.
Quote by Anatole France
Anatole France Quotes
Nine tenths of education is encouragement.
Lovers who love truly do not write down their happiness.
We live too much in books and not enough in nature, and we are very...
The law, in its majestic equality, forbids the rich as well as the poor to...
Existence would be intolerable if we were never to dream.
To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream; not only plan,...
All the historical books which contain no lies are extremely tedious.
What can be more foolish than to think that all this rare fabric of heaven...
We have drugs to make women speak, but none to keep them silent.
The good critic is he who relates the adventures of his soul among masterpieces
Never lend books, for no one ever returns them; the only books I have in...
Without lies humanity would perish of despair and boredom.
I would define a book as a work of magic whence escape, all kinds of...
Ignorance and error are necessary to life, like bread and water.
Nature has no principles. She makes no distinction between good and evil.
That man is prudent who neither hopes nor fears anything from the uncertain events of...
An education isnt how much you have committed to memory, or even how much you...
The only person who is educated is the one who has learned how to learn...
I cannot teach anybody anything, I can only make them think.
What we have to learn to do, we learn by doing.