Fear? If I have gained anything by damning myself, it is that I no longer have anything to fear.
Quote by Jean-paul Sartre
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I hate victims who respect their executioners.
If I became a philosopher, if I have so keenly sought this fame for which I'm still waiting, it's all been to seduce women basically.
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.
Total war is no longer war waged by all members of one national community against all those of another. It is total... because it may well involve the whole world.
All human actions are equivalent and all are on principle doomed to failure.
If you are lonely when you're alone, you are in bad company.
Acting is a question of absorbing other people's personalities and adding some of your own experience.
Like all dreamers, I mistook disenchantment for truth.
Ah! yes, I know: those who see me rarely trust my word: I must look too intelligent to keep it.
The best work is not what is most difficult for you it is what you do best.
A government of laws, and not of men.
Happiness, that grand mistress of the ceremonies in the dance of life, impels us through all its mazes and meanderings, but leads none of us by the same route.
The World is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page.
Do not ever say that the desire to 'do good' by force is a good motive. Neither power-lust nor stupidity are good motives.
My mom always said I was the peacemaker in the family. My older brother, Eric, was the leader, the creative one. I was just his puppet.
A well-developed sense of humor is the pole that adds balance to your steps as you walk the tightrope of life.
Oh, what a tangled web we weave, When first we practice to deceive
Women can go on marrying and pretending that their boyfriends and husbands are Mr. Darcy or some RomCom dream man. But where's that going to get 'em? Besides divorce court?
Flatter me, and I may not believe you. Criticize me, and I may not like you. Ignore me, and I may not forgive you. Encourage me, and I will not forget you. Love me and I may be forced to love you.
Love can no more continue without a constant motion than fire can and when once you take hope and fear away, you take from it its very life and being.