I can, therefore I am.
Quote by Simone Weil
Simone Weil Quotes
Those who are unhappy have no need for anything in this world but people capable...
A self-respecting nation is ready for anything, including war, except for a renunciation of its...
Who were the fools who spread the story that brute force cannot kill ideas? Nothing...
A mind enclosed in language is in prison.
Oppression that is clearly inexorable and invincible does not give rise to revolt but to...
Culture is an instrument wielded by teachers to manufacture teachers, who, in their turn, will...
The love of our neighbor in all its fullness simply means being able to say,...
The poet produces the beautiful by fixing his attention on something real
Petroleum is a more likely cause of international conflict than wheat.
The future is made of the same stuff as the present.
Beauty always promises, but never gives anything.
An atheist may be simply one whose faith and love are concentrated on the impersonal...
As soon as men know that they can kill without fear of punishment or blame,...
Life does not need to mutilate itself in order to be pure.
Nothing is less instructive than a machine.
Imagination is always the fabric of social life and the dynamic of history. The influence...
Difficult as it is really to listen to someone in affliction, it is just as...
Attention is the rarest and purest form of generosity.
Concentrated attention is the collection of units of power on a chosen point of intention.
A wicked person listens to deceitful lips; a liar pays attention to a destructive tongue.