Simone Weil Quotes (159 quotes)
Simone Weil: An Anthology (1986)
“A hurtful act is the transference to others of the degradation which we bear in ourselves.”
Gravity and Grace (1952)
“A self-respecting nation is ready for anything, including war, except for a renunciation of its option to make war.”
The Power of Words (1937)
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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsSimone Weil
Born: February 3, 1909
Died: August 24, 1943 (aged 34)
Bio: Simone Weil was a French philosopher, Christian mystic, and social activist.
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“Argument almost always leaves behind a sore feeling in the heart of the one who has been worsted. By loving teaching, by Christ-like living, we are to win this people for our Lord. They do not understand what disinterested love and unselfishness mean: you are to go and live it amont them.”