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Anatole France: To learn and to do

“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. ” —Anatole France  

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Anatole France: Naive hearts

“It is well for the heart to be naive and the mind not to be.” – Anatole France

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Anatole France: Vain sounds

The finest words in the world are only vain sounds if you cannot understand them. -Anatole France, novelist, essayist, Nobel laureate (1844-1924) Related articles Quote of the day (auredhead.wordpress.com) Thought for Today (flashfirephotosblog.wordpress.com) All Writers Are Vain. (laneymcmann.com) Take Me

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Why are men cruel?

It is the certainty that they possess the truth that makes men cruel. -Anatole France, novelist, essayist, Nobel laureate (1844-1924)

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Of average men, and lives

The average man, who does not know what to do with his life, wants another one which will last forever. -Anatole France, novelist, essayist, Nobel laureate (1844-1924)

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Dictionary

Dictionary: The universe in alphabetical order. -Anatole France, novelist, essayist, Nobel laureate (1844-1924)

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  • IF YOU CANNOT SAY/WRITE WHAT YOU FEEL, YOU'RE BEST OFF NOT SAYING/WRITING ANYTHING AT ALL! 3 weeks ago
  • People only echo what they believe, not what they do not. 3 weeks ago
  • If it feels unjust, it usually is. It helps to know why and, better still, explain why. 3 weeks ago
  • Giving and gifting are not the same. The giver expects; giving should be sustainable. The gifter does not. Gifting is usually excess. 3 weeks ago
  • A change of heart in one does not necessarily imply a change of heart in all. 3 weeks ago
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