Simone Weil was an intellectual and mystic. Gravity and Grace, I gave three stars, in large part, because much of what she says is beyond my capacity, intellectual (and/or... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Roger A. Eddleman
I went through a philosophy heavy rhetoric program at UC Berkeley and never once heard Simone Weil's name. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Chad Lott
Every sentence by Simone Weil is equivalent to another man's book. Sparkling clarity, and absolute honesty. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Christen
Simone Weil is an Apostle for our time.
We are submerged in a sea of individualism, narcissism, materialism and self obsession.
We are even taking selfies. Read more
Simone Weil was an Idealist philosopher who experienced both WW1 and WW2. I bought this book to see how her philosophy might have affected her view of war, and vice a versa. Read morePublished 19 months ago by stewart wieneke
Great book for anyone interested in mystical religions, or just Christianity in general. Basically, this book is essential for the looking at religions of all kinds with a more... Read morePublished on February 12, 2012 by Appriella
Purchase these writings! I owned this book for over four years now and continuously revisit it. Simone Weil's thoughts are beyond profound; they are transcending, without... Read morePublished on August 9, 2011 by B. Bressi