Anatole France Quotes (104 quotes)




Anatole France
Source/Notes:
In French: "Une bêtise répétée par trente-six millions de bouches ne cesse pas d'être une bêtise." - Literal translation: "A nonsense repeated by thirty-six million mouths still a nonsense" - From: "Histoire contemporaine, Volume 4: Monsieur Bergeret a Paris" (1901), p. 168. This quote is similar to izquotes.com/quote/251378
Anatole France
Source/Notes:
Works of Anatole France (2010 edition), MobileReference - ISBN: 9781607785422
Anatole France
Source/Notes:
Works of Anatole France (2010 edition), MobileReference - ISBN: 9781607785422
Anatole France
Source/Notes:
Le Crime de Sylvestre Bonnard [The Crime of Sylvestre Bonnard](1881)


If you know some quotes that would be a good fit here, send us a note!

Anatole France
Picture Source: Wikimedia Commons
Anatole FranceShare on Facebook

Born: April 16, 1844

Died: October 12, 1924 (aged 80)

Nationality: French

Occupation: Novelist

Bio: Anatole France , born François-Anatole Thibault,, was a French poet, journalist, and novelist. He was born in Paris, and died in Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire. He was a successful novelist, with several best-sellers. Ironic and skeptical, he was considered in his day the ideal French man of letters.

Quote of the day

No power in society, no hardship in your condition can depress you, keep you down, in knowledge, power, virtue, influence, but by your own consent.

Popular Authors