"Only men who are not interested in women are interested in women's clothes. Men who like women never notice what they wear."
"A woman is like a tea bag - you can't tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water."Anatole France on Eleanor Roosevelt
"I don't know who invented high heels, but all women owe him a lot."Anatole France on Marilyn Monroe
"Ah, women. They make the highs higher and the lows more frequent."Anatole France on Friedrich Nietzsche
"The age of a woman doesn't mean a thing. The best tunes are played on the oldest fiddles."Anatole France on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"As usual, there is a great woman behind every idiot."Anatole France on John Lennon
"In art as in love, instinct is enough."
"The whole art of teaching is only the art of awakening the natural curiosity of young minds for the purpose of satisfying it afterwards."
"What can be more foolish than to think that all this rare fabric of heaven and earth could come by chance, when all the skill of art is not able to make an oyster!"
"We reproach people for talking about themselves but it is the subject they treat best."
"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."