Charles Peguy

Charles Peguy

French poet, essayist, and editor.
It is innocence that is full and experience that is empty. It is innocence that wins and experience that loses.More Charles Peguy quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Tyranny is always better organized than freedom.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]
We shall never know how many acts of cowardice have been motivated by the fear of appearing not sufficiently progressive.More Charles Peguy quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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