Charles Peguy - Quotes

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Love is rarer than genius itself. And friendship is rarer than love. ---->>>

He who does not bellow the truth when he knows the truth makes himself the accomplice of liars and forgers. ---->>>

Short of genius a rich man cannot even imagine poverty. ---->>>

Tyranny is always better organized than freedom. ---->>>

We must always tell what we see. Above all, and this is more difficult, we must always see what we see. ---->>>

Freedom is a system based on courage. ---->>>

Homer is new this morning, and perhaps nothing is as old as today's newspaper.

Homer is new this morning, and perhaps nothing is as old as today's newspaper.

A word is not the same with one writer as with another. One tears it from his guts. The other pulls it out of his overcoat pocket. ---->>>

Any father whose son raises his hand against him is guilty of having produced a son who raised his hand against him. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: French
Born: January 7, 1873
Birthplace:
Die: 09-04, 1914
Occupation: Philosopher
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Charles Pierre Péguy (French: [ʃaʁl peɡi]; 7 January 1873 – 5 September 1914) was a noted French poet, essayist, and editor. His two main philosophies were socialism and nationalism, but by 1908 at the latest, after years of uneasy agnosticism, he had become a believing but non-practicing Roman Catholic (wikipedia)