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Anatole France



    In art as in love, instinct is enough.

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

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    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 know and what you don't.

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    Lovers who love truly do not write down their happiness.

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    All changes, even the most longed for, have their melancholy; for what we leave behind us is a part of ourselves; we must die to one life before we can enter another.

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    Only men who are not interested in women are interested in women's clothes. Men who like women never notice what they wear.

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

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    Suffering! We owe to it all that is good in us, all that gives value to life; we owe to it pity, we owe to it courage, we owe to it all the virtues.

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    It is human nature to think wisely and act in an absurd fashion.

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    We have drugs to make women speak, but none to keep them silent

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    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.

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    If the path be beautiful, let us not ask where it leads.

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    An education which does not cultivate the will is an education that depraves the mind.

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    The faculty of doubting is rare among men. A few choice spirits carry the germs of it in them, but these do not develop without training.

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    Without the utopians of other times, men would still live in caves, miserable and naked;...utopia is the principle of all progress, adn the essay into a better world.

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    To accomplish great things, we must dream as well as act.

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    Existence would be intolerable if we were never to dream.

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