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We are like horses who hurt themselves as soon as they pull on their bits -- and we bow our heads. We even lose consciousness of the situation, we just submit. Any re-awakening of thought is then painful.

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

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