"The only hope of socialism resides in those who have already brought about in themselves, as far as is possible in the society of today, that union between manual and intellectual labor which characterizes the society we are aiming at."
"Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning."Simone Weil on Albert Einstein
"We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope."Simone Weil on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free."Simone Weil on Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
"My great hope is to laugh as much as I cry to get my work done and try to love somebody and have the courage to accept the love in return."Simone Weil on Maya Angelou
"I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe."Simone Weil on Dalai Lama
"We can only know one thing about God - that he is what we are not. Our wretchedness alone is an image of this. The more we contemplate it, the more we contemplate him."
"To want friendship is a great fault. Friendship ought to be a gratuitous joy, like the joys afforded by art or life."
"Most works of art, like most wines, ought to be consumed in the district of their fabrication."
"Beauty always promises, but never gives anything."
"Humanism was not wrong in thinking that truth, beauty, liberty, and equality are of infinite value, but in thinking that man can get them for himself without grace."
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