Albert Camus Quote

Simone Weil, I maintain this now, is the only great spirit of our times and I hope that those who realize this have enough modesty to not try to appropriate her overwhelming witnessing.
For my part, I would be satisfied if one could say that in my place, with the humble means at my disposal, I served to make known and disseminate her work whose full impact we have yet to measure.


A letter to Simone Weil's mother, written in 1951

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Simone Weil, I maintain this now, is the only great spirit of our times and I hope that those who realize this have enough modesty to not try to...

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Simone Weil, I maintain this now, is the only great spirit of our times and I hope that those who realize this have enough modesty to not try to...

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Simone Weil, I maintain this now, is the only great spirit of our times and I hope that those who realize this have enough modesty to not try to...

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Simone Weil, I maintain this now, is the only great spirit of our times and I hope that those who realize this have enough modesty to not try to...