Every age has its own poetry; in every age the circumstances of history choose a nation, a race, a class to take up the torch by creating situations that can be expressed or transcended only through poetry.
Quote by Jean-Paul Sartre
Acting is a question of absorbing other people's personalities and adding some of your own...
Only the guy who isn't rowing has time to rock the boat.
Better to have beasts that let themselves be killed than men who run away.
What do I care about Jupiter? Justice is a human issue, and I do not...
Three o'clock is always too late or too early for anything you want to do.
If you are lonely when you're alone, you are in bad company.
I distrust the incommunicable; it is the source of all violence
Life begins on the other side of despair.
Like all dreamers, I mistook disenchantment for truth.
I say a murder is abstract. You pull the trigger and after that you do...
To eat is to appropriate by destruction.
Neither sex, without some fertilization of the complimentary characters of the other, is capable of...
My thought is me: that is why I cannot stop thinking. I exist because I...
I tell you in truth: all men are Prophets or else God does not exist.
One is still what one is going to cease to be and already what one...
We are alone, with no excuses. That is the idea I shall try to convey...
Freedom is what you do with what's been done to you.
The poor don't know that their function in life is to exercise our generosity.
The existentialist says at once that man is anguish.
All that I know about my life, it seems, I have learned in books.