Anatole France

1844 - 1924

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.

Anatole France (1844 - 1924)

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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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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.

Anatole France (1844 - 1924)

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A Quote by Anatole France on learning

It's not by amusing oneself that one learns.

Anatole France (1844 - 1924)

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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.

Anatole France (1844 - 1924)

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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.

Anatole France (1844 - 1924)

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A Quote by Anatole France on clothes and influence

It is remarkable how great an influence our clothes have on our moral state.

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A Quote by Anatole France on concern, happiness, and neighbors

Those who have given themselves the most concern about the happiness of peoples have made their neighbors very miserable.

Anatole France (1844 - 1924)

Source: Crime of Sylvestre Bonnard, 1881.

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A Quote by Anatole France on good, knowledge, and order

In order that knowledge be properly digested it must have been swallowed with a good appetite.

Anatole France (1844 - 1924)

Source: The Crime of Sylvestre Bonnard, 1881

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