Charles Peguy

Charles Peguy

French poet, essayist, and editor.
The honest man must be a perpetual renegade, the life of an honest man a perpetual infidelity. For the man who wishes to remain faithful to truth must make himself perpetually unfaithful to all the continual, successive, indefatigable renascent errorsMore Charles Peguy quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
He who does not bellow the truth when he knows the truth makes himself the accomplice of liars and forgers.More Charles Peguy quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The references you do not verify are the good ones.More Charles Peguy quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A word is not the same with one writer as with another. One tears it from his guts. The other pulls it out of his overcoat pocket.More Charles Peguy quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
We said that a single injustice, a single crime, a single illegality, particularly if it is officially recorded, confirmed, a single wrong to humanity, a single wrong to justice and to right, particularly if it is universally, legally, nationally, commodiously accepted, that a single crime shatters and is sufficient to shatter the whole social pact, the whole social contract, that a single legal crime, a single dishonorable act will bring about the loss of ones honor, the dishonor of a whole people. It is a touch of gaMore Charles Peguy quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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