Pierre Teilhard de Chardin Quotes

Who on Earth is Pierre Teilhard de Chardin?

Pierre Teilhard de Chardin was a French Jesuit priest, scientist, paleontologist, theologian, philosopher and teacher.

Born May 01, 1881
Died April 10, 1955

Best 8 Quotes by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin

“Growing old is like being increasingly penalized for a crime you haven't committed.”

Pierre Teilhard de Chardin

“It doesn't matter if the water is cold or warm if you're going to have to wade through it anyway.”

Pierre Teilhard de Chardin

“Matter is spirit moving slowly enough to be seen.”

Pierre Teilhard de Chardin

“Our duty, as men and women, is to proceed as if limits to our ability did not exist. We are collaborators in creation.”

Pierre Teilhard de Chardin

“The future belongs to those who give the next generation reason for hope.”

Pierre Teilhard de Chardin

“The most satisfying thing in life is to have been able to give a large part of one's self to others.”

Pierre Teilhard de Chardin

“The universe as we know it is a joint product of the observer and the observed.”

Pierre Teilhard de Chardin

“We are not human beings having a spiritual experience, we are spiritual beings having a human experience.”

Pierre Teilhard de Chardin