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

Anatole France

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

Anatole France

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.

Anatole France

Lovers who love truly do not write down their happiness.

Anatole France

It is well for the heart to be naive and for the mind not to be.

Anatole France

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

Anatole France

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

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Non !

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