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Jules Renard

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Biography - Jules Renard:

French author.
Born: 1864 - Died: 1910
20th century
19th century
Place of birth: France

I was brought up by a library.



(French, German)

J'ai été élevé par une bibliothèque.

Ich wurde von einer Bibliothek erzogen.

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Quotes for: education


Quotes about education:

Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of the fire.

It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.

Every man who rises above the common level has received two educations: the first from his teachers; the second, more personal and important, from himself.

Education is another sun to those who are educated.

The secret of education lies in respecting the pupil.

All rules for study are summed up in this one: learn only in order to create.

Quotes for: library


Quotes about library:

If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need.

I was allowed free run of the library and I stormed human wisdom.

As the biggest library if it is in disorder is not as useful as a small but well-arranged one, so you may accumulate a vast amount of knowledge but it will be of far less value than a much smaller amount if you have not thought it over for yourself.

Your library is your paradise.

The mind is often at the heart that what the library of a castle is to the master's person.

My library was dukedom large enough.


Jules Renard also said...

When you are happy, there is still much to be done: to comfort others.

At the bottom of all patriotism there is war: that is why I am no patriot.

The danger of success is that it makes us forget the world's dreadful injustice.

Clarity is the politeness of the man of letters.

Life is short, but boredom makes it longer.

A beautiful line of verse has twelve feet, and two wings.

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