Anatole France

1844 - 1924

A Quote by Anatole France on art, curiosity, purpose, and teaching

The whole art of teaching is only the art of awakening the natural curiosity of young minds for the purpose of satisfying it afterwards.

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.

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A Quote by Anatole France on belief and dreams

To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream; not only plan, but also believe.

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A Quote by Anatole France on learning

It's not by amusing oneself that one learns.

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A Quote by Anatole France on admiration and books

The books that everybody admires are those nobody reads.

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A Quote by Anatole France on virtue

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It is only the poor who pay cash, and that not from virtue, but because they are refused credit.

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A Quote by Anatole France on chance, god, wishes, and work

Chance is perhaps the pseudonym of God when he does not wish to sign his work.

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A Quote by Anatole France on education and memory

An education isn't how much you have committed to memory, or even how much you know. It's being able to differentiate between what you do know and what you don't.

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A Quote by Anatole France on imagination

To know is nothing at all; to imagine is everything.

Anatole France (1844 - 1924)

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