A doctrine serves no purpose in itself but it is indispensable to have one if only to avoid being deceived by false doctrines.
Simone Weil (3 February 1909 – 24 August 1943) was a French philosopher, mystic, and political activist. Weil wrote throughout her life, though most of her writings did not attract much attention until after her death. In the 1950s and 1960s, her work became famous on continental Europe and throughout the English-speaking world. Her thought has continued to be the subject of extensive scholarship across a wide range of fields.
Enjoy the best Simone Weil picture quotes.
Read more about Simone Weil on Wikipedia.