Jean-Paul Sartre Quotes
Find the best Jean-Paul Sartre quotes with images from our collection at QuotesLyfe. You can download, copy and even share it on Facebook, Instagram, Whatsapp, Linkedin, Pinterst, Reddit, etc. with your family, friends, colleagues, etc. The available pictures of Jean-Paul Sartre quotes can be used as your mobile or desktop wallpaper or screensaver.
Be self-indulgent, and those who are also self-indulgent will like you. Tear your neighbor to pieces, and the other neighbors will laugh. But if you beat your soul, all souls will cry out.
When the rich wage war it's the poor who die.
I'd come to realize that all our troubles spring from our failure to use plain, clear-cut language.
One is still what one is going to cease to be and already what one is going to become. One lives one's death, one dies one's life.
Man is nothing else but what he purposes, he exists only in so far as he realizes himself, he is therefore nothing else but the sum of his actions, nothing else but what his life is.
In football everything is complicated by the presence of the opposite team.
What's done at night belongs to the night. In the daytime you don't talk about it.
With older people, it's quite different. They're reliable, they show you what to do, and there's solidity in their affection.
You're lucky. I'm always conscious of myself —in my mind. Painfully conscious.
But I can't see anything any more: however much I search the past I can only retrieve scraps of images and I am not sure what they represent, nor whether they are remembered or invented.
Once freedom lights its beacon in a man's heart the gods are powerless against him.
That God does not exist, I cannot deny, That my whole being cries out for God I cannot forget.
Death is a continuation of my life without me...
All human actions are equivalent and all are on principle doomed to failure.
It is certain that we cannot escape anguish, for we are anguish.
Ah! yes, I know: those who see me rarely trust my word: I must look too intelligent to keep it.
I think of death only with tranquility, as an end. I refuse to let death hamper life. Death must enter life only to define it.
I see the insipid flesh blossoming and palpitating with abandon.
Man is not only that which he conceives himself to be, but that which he wills himself to be...
Once you hear the details of victory it is hard to distinguish it from a defeat.
I hate victims who respect their executioners.
Still, somewhere in the depths of ourselves we all harbor an ashamed, unsatisfied melancholy that quietly awaits a funeral.
Two people can form a community by excluding a third.
Il n'y a de réalité que dans l'action.(There is no reality except in action.)
You haven't learned anything until you learn to learn everything.
She believed in nothing. Only her scepticism kept her from being an atheist.
Politics is a science. You can demonstrate that you are right and that others are wrong.
People are like dice. We throw ourselves in the direction of our own choosing.
I never could bear the idea of anyone's expecting something from me. Italways made me want to do just the opposite.
Commitment is an act, not a word
Like all dreamers I confuse disenchantment with truth.
Like all dreamers, I mistook disenchantment for truth.
Poetry creates the myth, the prose writer draws its portrait.
I confused things with their names: that is belief.
We only become what we are by the radical and deep-seeded refusal of that which others have made of us.
I had found my religion: nothing seemed more important to me than a book. I saw the library as a temple.
Once you hear the details of victory, it is hard to distinguish it from a defeat.
Man is fully responsible for his nature and his choices.
I exist, that is all, and I find it nauseating.
The most clear-sided view of the darkest possible situation is itself an act of optimism
Commitment is an act, not a word.
It is only in our decisions that we are important.
It disturbs me no more to find men base, unjust, or selfish than to see apes mischievous, wolves savage, or the vulture ravenous.
Nothingness lies coiled in the heart of being - like a worm.
Only he who knows how to speak can be silent.
After all, she is lucky. I have been much too calm these past three years. I can receive nothing more from these tragic solitudes than a little empty purity. I leave.
The best work is not what is most difficult for you it is what you do best.
We do not judge the people we love.
If you are lonely when you're alone, you are in bad company.
I said to myself, 'I want to die decently'.