Anatole France

1844 - 1924

A Quote by Anatole France on death and ideas

To die for an idea is to set a rather high price on conjecture.

Anatole France (1844 - 1924)

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A Quote by Anatole France on foolishness and people

If fifty million people say a foolish thing, it is still a foolish thing.

Anatole France (1844 - 1924)

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A Quote by Anatole France on happiness and ignorance

A person is never happy except at the price of some ignorance.

Anatole France (1844 - 1924)

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A Quote by Anatole France on life

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The average man, who does not know what to do with his life, wants another one which will last forever.

Anatole France (1844 - 1924)

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A Quote by Anatole France on animals, love, and soul

Until one has loved an animal, part of one's soul remains unawakened.

Anatole France (1844 - 1924)

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A Quote by Anatole France on equality, laws, and sleep

The law, in its majestic equality, forbids rich and poor alike to sleep under bridges, to beg in the streets, or to steal bread.

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A Quote by Anatole France on heart and mind

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It is well for the heart to be naive and for the mind not to be.

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A Quote by Anatole France on belief, evil, good, impossibility, indifference, laws, life, nature, principles, and reason

It is almost impossible systematically to constitute a natural moral law. Nature has no principles. She furnishes us with no reason to believe that human life is to be respected. Nature, in her indifference, makes no distinction between good and evil.

Anatole France (1844 - 1924)

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A Quote by Anatole France on kindness, labor, and relaxation

Man is so made that he can only find relaxation from one kind of labor by taking up another.

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A Quote by Anatole France on good

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It is good to collect things; it is better to take walks.

Anatole France (1844 - 1924)

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