We are alone, with no excuses. That is the idea I shall try to convey when I say that man is condemned to be free. Condemned, because he did not create himself, yet, in other respects is free; because, once…
Quote by Jean-Paul Sartre
Every age has its own poetry; in every age the circumstances of history choose a...
All that I know about my life, it seems, I have learned in books.
Like all dreamers, I mistook disenchantment for truth.
Never have I thought that I was the happy possessor of a talent; my sole...
I tell you in truth: all men are Prophets or else God does not exist.
We do not judge the people we love
The poor don't know that their function in life is to exercise our generosity.
We must act out passion before we can feel it.
Fear? If I have gained anything by damning myself, it is that I no longer...
You must be afraid, my son. That is how one becomes an honest citizen.
Everything has been figured out, except how to live.
If literature isn't everything, it's not worth a single hour of someone's trouble.
I say a murder is abstract. You pull the trigger and after that you do...
Acting is happy agony.
If a victory is told in detail, one can no longer distinguish it from a...
Life begins on the other side of despair.
Man is fully responsible for his nature and his choices.
Man is condemned to be free; because once thrown into the world, he is responsible...
Don't judge any man until you have walked two moons in his moccasins
A woman should soften but not weaken a man