Anatole France

All changes, even the most longed for, have their melancholy; for what we leave behind is a part of ourselves; we must die to one life before we can enter into another!
Chance is perhaps the pseudonym of God when he does not wish to sign his work.
It is human nature to think wisely and to act in an absurd fashion.
When a thing has been said and well, have no scruple. Take it and copy it.