Ten thoughts of Jean-Paul Sartre on the meaning of Life

Man is fully responsible for his nature and his choices
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Characters team Jun 21. 2017
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On Jean-Paul Sartre from Pegasos Author's Calendar
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If you're lonely when you're alone, you're in bad company.

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When rich people fight wars with another, poor people are the ones to die.
 

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Man can will nothing unless he has first understood that he must count no one but himself; that he is alone, abandoned on earth in the midst of his infinite responsibilities, without help, with no other aim than the one he sets himself, with no other destiny than the one he forges for himself on this earth.
 
 

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The goal of art is to recover this world by giving it to be seen not as it is, but as if it had its source in human freedom.

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The bad novel aims to please by flattering, whereas the good one is an exigence and an act of faith. But above all, the unique point of view from which the author can present the world to those freedoms whose concurrence he wishes to bring about is that of a world to be impregnated always with more freedom.

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Fascism is not defined by the number of its victims but by the way it kills them.
 
 

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I hate victims who respect their executioners.
 
 

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Words are loaded pistols.

 

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Man is fully responsible for his nature and his choices. 

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A lost battle is a battle one thinks that has lost.

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