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Jean-Paul Sartre

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Biography - Jean-Paul Sartre:

French philosopher, playwright and novelist.
Born: 1905 - Died: 1980
Period:
20th century
Place of birth: France
France

Quote

The best work is not what is most difficult for you it is what you do best.
Jean-Paul Sartre - Dirty Hands



Note  

Note




Source: Dirty Hands

Internet archive - Sartre - Les mains sales; piece en sept tableaux (fr)




Translation  

Translation

(French, German)


French
Le meilleur travail n'est pas celui qui te coûtera le plus ; c'est celui que tu réussiras le mieux.”
Jean-Paul Sartre - Les Mains sales

German
Die beste Arbeit ist nicht die, die dich am meisten Opfer kostet; das ist die, die dir am besten gelingt.”
Jean-Paul Sartre - Die schmutzigen Hände




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Jean-Paul Sartre also said...


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when we say that a man is responsible for himself, we do not only mean that he is responsible for his own individuality, but that he is responsible for all men.”
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Each man must invent his own path.”
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Existence precedes essence.”
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I was allowed free run of the library and I stormed human wisdom.”
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In one sense choice is possible, but what is not possible is not to choose. I can always choose, but I must know that if I do not choose, that is still a choice. ”
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Man is condemned to be free.”
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