Quotes by Anatole France

About Anatole France:

Anatole France 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. He was a member of the Académie française, and won the 1921 Nobel Prize for Literature "in recognition of his brilliant literary achievements, characterized as they are by a nobility of style, a profound human sympathy, grace, and a true Gallic temperament".

Author Bio

  • NameAnatole France
  • DescriptionFrench writer
  • BornApril 16, 1844
  • DiedOctober 12, 1924
  • CountryFrance
  • ProfessionWriter; Poet; Novelist
  • AwardsNobel Prize In Literature