You learn to speak by speaking, to study by studying, to run by running, to work by working; in just the same way, you learn to love by loving.
Quote by Anatole France
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Nine tenths of education is encouragement.
What frightens us most in a madman is his sane conversation.
We reproach people for talking about themselves; but it is the subject they treat best.
The average man does not know what to do with this life, yet wants another...
An education isn't how much you have committed to memory, or even how much you...
The books that everybody admires are those that nobody reads.
If a million people say a foolish thing, it is still a foolish thing.
Without lies humanity would perish of despair and boredom.
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All the historical books which contain no lies are extremely tedious.
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It is human nature to think wisely and act in an absurd fashion.
Of all the sexual aberrations, chastity is the strangest.
I thank fate for having made me born poor. Poverty taught me the true value...
I prefer the folly of enthusiasm to the indifference of wisdom.
The wonder is, not that the field of stars is so vast, but that man...
Throughout my life, I've always been afraid of losing people I love. Sometimes I wonder,...
My heart is a gypsy - continuously searching for a home, fighting within itself, wondering...