Simone Weil

Simone Weil

Why is it that reality, when set down untransposed in a book, sounds false?More Simone Weil quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be attained only by someone who is detached.More Simone Weil quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I am not a Catholic; but I consider the Christian idea, which has its roots in Greek thought and in the course of the centuries has nourished all of our European civilization, as something that one cannot renounce without becoming degraded.More Simone Weil quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
All the tragedies which we can imagine return in the end to the one and only tragedy: the passage of time.More Simone Weil quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The whole of our civilization is founded on specialization, which implies the enslavement of those who execute to those who coordinate ...More Simone Weil quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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