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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

Man is nothing else than his plan; he exists only to the extent that he fulfills himself; he is therefore nothing else than the ensemble of his acts, nothing less than his life.
Jean-Paul Sartre - Existentialism and Humanism




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Translation

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French
L'homme n'est rien d'autre que son projet. Il n'existe que dans la mesure où il se réalise, il n'est donc rien d'autres que l'ensemble de ses actes, rien d'autres que sa vie.”
Jean-Paul Sartre - L'existentialisme est un humanisme

German
Der Mensch ist nichts anderes als sein Entwurf, er existiert nur in dem Maße, in dem er sich verwirklicht, er ist also nichts anderes als die Gesamtheit seiner Handlungen, nichts anderes als sein Leben.”
Jean-Paul Sartre - Der Existenzialismus ist ein Humanismus




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Man is nothing but the series of his acts.”
Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel




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Man arrives a novice at every age of life.”
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There is more to life than increasing its speed.”
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To live means to love, but above all, to love life.”
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Give every day the chance to become the most beautiful day of your life.”
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My life is my message.”
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It is desire that creates the desirable, it is the project that poses the end.”
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Quotes about existence:



Quotes for: existence

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To exist is to change, to change is to mature, to mature is to go on creating oneself endlessly.”
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The universe confounds me! I cannot imagine that such a ‘clock’ can exist without there being a Clockmaker.”
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Existence precedes essence.”
Jean-Paul Sartre - Existentialism and Humanism
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It is valid to conclude from actuality to possibility, but not from possibility to actuality.”
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My happiness should justify existence itself!”
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A novel that does not uncover a hitherto unknown segment of existence is immoral. Knowledge is the novel's only morality.”
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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.”
Jean-Paul Sartre - Existentialism and Humanism
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Each man must invent his own path.”
Jean-Paul Sartre - The Flies
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Existence precedes essence.”
Jean-Paul Sartre - Existentialism and Humanism
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I was allowed free run of the library and I stormed human wisdom.”
Jean-Paul Sartre
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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.”
Jean-Paul Sartre - Existentialism and Humanism
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