It is by acts and not by ideas that people live.
You cry, “give us war!” You are visionaries. When will you become thinkers? The thinkers do not look for power and strength from any of the dreams that constitute military art: tactics, strategies, fortifications, artillery and all that rubbish. They do no believe in war, which is a fantasy; they believe in chemistry, which is […]
To accomplish great things we must not only act but also dream, not only plan but also believe. – Anatole France
It is by acts and not by ideas that people live. – Anatole France
Science neither cares to please nor to displease. She is inhuman. It is not science but poetry that charms and consoles. And that is why poetry is more necessary than science. – Anatole France
To accomplish great things, we must dream as well as act. – Anatole France
Nine tenths of education is encouragement. – Anatole France