Top 10 Jacques Maritain Quotes of 2020

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“Gratitude is the most exquisite form of courtesy.”

― Jacques Maritain

“The great and admirable strength of America consists in this, that America is truly the American people.”

― Jacques Maritain

“Christianity taught men that love is worth more than intelligence.”

― Jacques Maritain

“Poetry proceeds from the totality of man, sense, imagination, intellect, love, desire, instinct, blood and spirit together.”

― Jacques Maritain

“The poet knows himself only on the condition that things resound in him, and that in him, at a single awakening, they and he come forth together out of sleep.”

― Jacques Maritain

“We don’t love qualities; we love a person; sometimes by reason of their defects as well as their qualities.”

― Jacques Maritain

“A single idea, if it is right, saves us the labor of an infinity of experiences.”

― Jacques Maritain

“I don’t see America as a mainland, but as a sea, a big ocean. Sometimes a storm arises, a formidable current develops, and it seems it will engulf everything. Wait a moment, another current will appear and bring the first one to naught.”

― Jacques Maritain

“A man of courage flees forward, in the midst of new things.”

― Jacques Maritain

“Americans seem sometimes to believe that if you are a thinker you must be a frowning bore, because thinking is so damn serious.”

― Jacques Maritain
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