Simone Weil Quote: “Human beings are so made that…”

Human beings are so made that the ones who do the crushing feel nothing; it is the person crushed who feels what is happening. Unless one has placed oneself on the side of the oppressed, to feel with them, one cannot understand.

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Name: Simone Weil
Profession: Philosopher
Nationality: French
Birthday: February 3, 1909
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