It is an eternal obligation toward the human being not to let him suffer from hunger when one has a chance of coming to his assistance.
The only way into truth is through one's own annihilation; through dwelling a long time in a state of extreme… (read more)
The love of our neighbor in all its fullness simply means being able to say, What are you going through?
A test of what is real is that it is hard and rough. Joys are found in it, not pleasure.… (read more)
The role of the intelligence - that part of us which affirms and denies and formulates opinions is merely to… (read more)
The highest ecstasy is the attention at its fullest.
To be a hero or a heroine, one must give an order to oneself.
In the intellectual order, the virtue of humility is nothing more nor less than the power of attention.
Beauty always promises, but never gives anything.
I would suggest that barbarism be considered as a permanent and universal human characteristic which becomes more or less pronounced… (read more)