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In solitude we are in the presence of mere matter (even the sky, the stars, the moon, trees in blossom), things of less value (perhaps) than a human spirit. Its value lies in the greater possibility of attention.

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Simone Weil (February 3, 1909August 24, 1943) was a French philosopher and mystic.

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