Home Georges Bernanos Georges Bernanos Quotes – Quotes By Georges Bernanos

Georges Bernanos Quotes – Quotes By Georges Bernanos

Georges Bernanos best quotes are listed below. We can get motivational quotes, Inspirational quotes, quotes for monday, Quotes for life from our site. You can copy the quotes by Georges Bernanos by clicking on copy icon next to the quotes below.

Georges Bernanos Quotes

Fact is Our Lord knew all about the power of money: He gave capitalism a tiny niche in His scheme of things, He gave it a chance, He even provided a first installment of funds. Can you beat that? It’s so magnificent. God despises nothing. After all, if the deal had come off, Judas would probably have endowed sanatoriums, hospitals, public libraries or laboratories. —Georges Bernanos A poor man with nothing in his belly needs hope, illusion, more than bread. —Georges Bernanos Faith is not a thing which one loses, we merely cease to shape our lives by it. —Georges Bernanos God ordains that beggars should beg for greatness, as for all else, when greatness shines out of them, and they don’t know it. —Georges Bernanos Hell, Madame, is to love no longer. —Georges Bernanos

Best Quotes By Georges Bernanos

I know the compassion of others is a relief at first. I don’t despise it. But it can’t quench pain, it slips through your soul as through a sieve. And when our suffering has been dragged from one pity to another, as from one mouth to another, we can no longer respect or love it. —Georges Bernanos Purity is not imposed upon us as though it were a kind of punishment, it is one of those mysterious but obvious conditions of that supernatural knowledge of ourselves in the Divine, which we speak of as faith. Impurity does not destroy this knowledge, it slays our need for it. —Georges Bernanos

Justice in the hands of the powerful is merely a governing system like any other. Why call it justice? Let us rather call it injustice, but of a sly effective order, based entirely on cruel knowledge of the resistance of the weak, their capacity for pain, humiliation and misery.

—Georges Bernanos
The first sign of corruption in a society that is still alive is that the end justifies the means. —Georges Bernanos The wish to pray is a prayer in itself. God can ask no more than that of us. —Georges Bernanos