Simone Weil Quotes

Authors: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Categories: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
a-test-of-what-is-real-is-that-it-is-hard-and-rough-joys-are-found-in-it-not-pleasure-what-is-pleasant-belongs-to-dreams
i-can-therefore-i-am
imagination-and-fiction-make-up-more-than-three-quarters-of-our-real-life
humility-is-attentive-patience
there-is-one-and-only-one-thing-in-modern-society-more-hideous-than-crime-namely-repressive-justice
attention-is-the-rarest-and-purest-form-of-generosity
the-love-of-our-neighbor-in-all-its-fullness-simply-means-being-able-to-say-what-are-you-going-through
culture-is-an-instrument-wielded-by-professors-to-manufacture-professors-who-when-their-turn-comes-will-manufacture-professors
real-genius-is-nothing-else-but-the-supernatural-virtue-of-humility-in-the-domain-of-thought
imagination-and-fiction-make-up-more-than-threequarters-of-our-real-life
pain-is-the-root-of-knowledge
oppression-that-is-clearly-inexorable-and-invincible-does-not-give-rise-to-revolt-but-to-submission
difficult-as-it-is-really-to-listen-to-someone-in-affliction-it-is-just-as-difficult-for-him-to-know-that-compassion-is-listening-to-him
all-sins-are-attempts-to-fill-voids
for-when-two-beings-who-are-not-friends-are-near-each-other-there-is-no-meeting-and-when-friends-are-far-apart-there-is-no-separation
the-danger-is-not-lest-the-soul-should-doubt-whether-there-is-any-bread-but-lest-by-a-lie-it-should-persuade-itself-that-it-is-not-hungry
the-poet-produces-the-beautiful-by-fixing-his-attention-on-something-real
it-is-eternal-obligation-toward-human-being-not-to-let-him-suffer-from-hunger-when-one-has-chance-coming-to-his-assistance
times-violence-rends-soul-by-rent-eternity-enters-simone-weil
punishment-is-vital-need-human-soul-simone-weil
the-soul-is-human-being-considered-as-having-value-in-itself-simone-weil
the-simultaneous-existence-opposite-virtues-in-soul-like-pincers-to-catch-hold-god-simone-weil
prayer-consists-simply-in-giving-to-god-all-careful-attention-which-soul-is-capable-simone-weil
the-virtue-hope-is-orientation-soul-towards-transformation-after-which-it-will-be-wholly-exclusively-love-simone-weil
an-imaginary-perfection-is-automatically-at-same-level-as-i-who-imagine-it-neither-higher-nor-lower-simone-weil
the-essential-characteristic-first-half-twentieth-century-is-growing-weakness-almost-disappearance-idea-value-simone-weil
the-love-our-neighbor-in-all-its-fullness-simply-means-being-able-to-say-what-are-you-going-through-simone-weil
modern-life-is-given-over-to-immoderation-immoderation-invades-everything-actions-thought-public-private-life-simone-weil
one-must-always-be-ready-to-change-sides-with-justice-that-fugitive-from-winning-camp-simone-weil
we-cannot-take-step-toward-heavens-god-crosses-universe-comes-to-us-simone-weil
a-beautiful-woman-looking-at-her-image-in-mirror-may-well-believe-image-is-herself-an-ugly-woman-knows-it-is-not-simone-weil
every-perfect-life-is-parable-invented-by-god-simone-weil
war-which-perpetuates-itself-under-form-preparation-for-war-has-once-for-all-given-state-important-role-in-production-simone-weil
to-be-rooted-is-perhaps-most-important-least-recognized-need-human-soul-simone-weil
even-if-our-efforts-attention-seem-for-years-to-be-producing-no-result-one-day-light-that-is-in-exact-proportion-to-them-will-flood-soul-simone-weil
there-are-two-atheisms-which-one-is-purification-notion-god-simone-weil
when-i-think-crucifixion-i-commit-sin-envy-simone-weil
he-who-has-not-god-in-himself-cannot-feel-his-absence-simone-weil
a-mind-enclosed-in-language-is-in-prison-simone-weil
men-owe-us-what-they-imagine-they-will-give-us-we-must-forgive-them-this-debt-simone-weil
the-sum-particular-intentions-god-is-universe-itself-simone-weil
one-must-always-be-prepared-to-switch-sides-with-justice-that-fugitive-winning-camp-simone-weil
the-love-our-neighbor-in-all-its-fullness-simply-means-being-able-to-say-to-him-what-are-you-going-through-simone-weil
we-have-to-endure-discordance-between-imagination-fact-it-is-better-to-say-i-am-suffering-than-to-say-this-landscape-is-ugly-simone-weil
liberty-taking-word-in-its-concrete-sense-consists-in-ability-to-choose-simone-weil
in-struggling-against-anguish-one-never-produces-serenity-struggle-against-anguish-only-produces-new-forms-anguish-simone-weil
life-does-not-need-to-mutilate-itself-in-order-to-be-pure-simone-weil
love-god-is-pure-when-joy-suffering-inspire-equal-degree-gratitude-simone-weil
there-isnt-man-on-earth-who-doesnt-at-times-pronounce-opinion-on-good-evil-even-if-it-be-only-to-find-fault-with-somebody-else-simone-weil
attachment-is-great-fabricator-illusions-reality-can-be-obtained-only-by-someone-who-is-detached-simone-weil
there-is-easiness-in-salvation-which-is-more-difficult-to-us-than-all-our-efforts-simone-weil
it-is-only-impossible-that-is-possible-for-god-he-has-given-over-possible-to-mechanics-matter-autonomy-his-creatures-simone-weil