Like all dreamers, I mistook disenchantment for truth.
Quote by Jean-paul Sartre
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Jean-paul Sartre Quotes
The poor don't know that their function in life is to exercise our generosity.
Only the guy who isn't rowing has time to rock the boat.
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.
The best work is not what is most difficult for you it is what you do best.
Fear? If I have gained anything by damning myself, it is that I no longer have anything to fear.
If you are lonely when you're alone, you are in bad company.
We do not judge the people we love.
It disturbs me no more to find men base, unjust, or selfish than to see apes mischievous, wolves savage, or the vulture ravenous.
Ah! yes, I know: those who see me rarely trust my word: I must look too intelligent to keep it.
I tell you in truth: all men are Prophets or else God does not exist.
A good artist should be isolated. If he isn't isolated, something is wrong.
I know war as few other men now living know it, and nothing to me is more revolting. I have long advocated its complete abolition, as its very destructiveness on both friend and foe has rendered it useless as a method of settling international disputes.
Trust yourself, then you will know how to live.
Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can't lose.
Happy, happy Christmas, that can win us back to the delusions of our childhood days, recall to the old man the pleasures of his youth, and transport the traveler back to his own fireside and quiet home!
I'm working on bringing the instant film camera back as part of the future.
Success is not to be pursued it is to be attracted by the person you become.
Movies are my religion and God is my patron. I'm lucky enough to be in the position where I don't make movies to pay for my pool. When I make a movie, I want it to be everything to me like I would die for it.
Neither a man nor a crowd nor a nation can be trusted to act humanely or to think sanely under the influence of a great fear.
Trust no friend without faults, and love a woman, but no angel.