Quotes by Anatole France

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A person is never happy except at the price of some ignorance.
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Wandering re-establishes the original harmony which once existed between man and the universe.
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The duty of literature is to note what counts, and to light up what is suited to the light. If it ceases to choose and to love, it becomes like a woman who gives herself without preference.
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When a thing has been said and said well, have no scruple. Take it and copy it.
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Never lend books, for no one ever returns them; the only books I have in my library are books that other folks have lent me.
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Man is so made that he can only find relaxation from one kind of labor by taking up another.
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If fifty million people say a foolish thing, it is still a foolish thing.
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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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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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