40 Sartre messages and quotes to better understand your thoughts

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Born in Paris in 1905, Jean-Paul Sarte was a philosopher and writer famous for his thoughts on existentialism. His work left marks not only in France, but also around the world. Learn a little more about the legacy he left to philosophy and better understand his thoughts with our selection of Sartre’s messages and quotes.

Sartre messages and quotes to know his vast work

Doubt is the price of purity.

You have to have the courage to do like everyone to be like anyone else.

man is nothing more than what he does of himself: this is the first principle of existentialism.

Living is this: keep balancing all the time between choices and consequences.

man is condemned to be free

man first exists, he finds himself, arises in the world; and only then defines it.

I am in effect, I am an existing one who learns his freedom through his acts.

The important thing is not what they do of us, but what we do ourselves of what others did to us.

It is better to win ourselves than to the world.

It is preferable to die for fire, in combat, which at home, hunger.

No one heals itself.

Shame: This passes when life is long.

man is nothing beyond what he is done.

helplessness and anguish walking together.

existence precedes and commands the essence.

I exist, that’s all, and I think it’s nauseating.

In love, one more equals one.

man is not, at all, the sum of what he has, but the totality of what he has not yet, of what he could have.

The more sand dripped on the clock of our lives, the more clearly we should see through the glass.

If you feel bored when you are alone, it is because you are in bad company.

Beauty is a veiled contradiction.

When the rich make war, they are always the poor who die.

As for despair, it is an extremely simple concept. It means that we can only count on what depends on our will or the set of probability that make our action possible.

I can always choose, but I must know that if I do not choose, I am still choosing.

What is not terrible is not to suffer or die, but to die in vain.

Freedom is not doing what you want, but want what you do.

The only thing that matters is whether the invention that is done is done in the name of freedom.

There is no love but one who builds himself.

You are half victim, half complicit, like all the others.

Hell are the others.

We do not do what we want and yet we are responsible for what we are.

We never judge who we love.

A love, a career, a revolution: many other things that start without knowing how they will end.

I would like to abandon myself, to cease to be aware of my existence, to sleep.

A man cannot be more man than others, because freedom is similarly infinite in each one.

existence penetrates me everywhere, the eyes, the nose, the mouth …

I was born to satisfy my great need from myself.

All men are afraid. Who is not afraid is not normal; This has nothing to do with courage.

When we say that man is responsible for himself, we do not mean that man is responsible for his restricted individuality, but that he is responsible for all men.

Every man takes refuge in the excuse of his passions.

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