You become a good writer just as you become a good joiner: by planing down your sentences
Quote by Anatole France
The truth is that life is delicious, horrible, charming, frightful, sweet, bitter, and that is...
Silence is the wit of fools.
To accomplish great things, we must dream as well as act.
If a million people say a foolish thing, it is still a foolish thing.
Chance is perhaps the pseudonym of God when he did not want to sign.
The whole art of teaching is only the art of awakening the natural curiosity of...
No government ought to be without censors; and where the press is free, no one...
The whole art of teaching is the only art of awakening the natural curiosity of...
Of all the sexual aberrations, chastity is the strangest.
To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream; not only plan,...
Never lend books, for no one ever returns them; the only books I have in...
Chance is perhaps the pseudonym of God when he does not wish to sign his...
An education which does not cultivate the will is an education that depraves the mind.
Wandering re-establishes the original harmony which once existed between man and the universe.
Nature has no principles. She makes no distinction between good and evil.
War will disappear only when men shall take no part whatever in violence and shall...
I prefer the folly of enthusiasm to the indifference of wisdom.
A person is never happy except at the price of some ignorance.
Discussion is an exchange of knowledge; an argument an exchange of ignorance.
The road to ignorance is paved with good editions