As far as men go, it is not what they are that interests me, but what they can become.
Quote by Jean-Paul Sartre
Jean-Paul Sartre Quotes
No finite point has meaning without an infinite reference point.
I am no longer sure of anything. If I satiate my desires, I sin but...
Ah! yes, I know: those who see me rarely trust my word: I must look...
Words are more treacherous and powerful than we think.
Man is not the sum of what he has already, but rather the sum of...
If literature isn't everything, it's not worth a single hour of someone's trouble.
If a victory is told in detail, one can no longer distinguish it from a...
Who can exhaust a man? Who knows a man's resources?
I say a murder is abstract. You pull the trigger and after that you do...
Politics is a science. You can demonstrate that you are right and that others are...
Only the guy who isn't rowing has time to rock the boat.
All that I know about my life, it seems, I have learned in books.
Hell is other people.
The poor don't know that their function in life is to exercise our generosity.
Once you hear the details of victory, it is hard to distinguish it from a...
One cannot become a saint when one works sixteen hours a day.
I have no need for good souls: an accomplice is what I wanted.
Total war is no longer war waged by all members of one national community against...
Generosity is nothing else than a craze to possess. All which I abandon, all which...
For an occurrence to become an adventure, it is necessary and sufficient for one to...