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Simone de Beauvoir

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Biography - Simone de Beauvoir:

French writer, intellectual and philosopher.
Born: 1908 - Died: 1986
20th century
Place of birth: France

Harmony between two individuals is never granted - it has to be conquered indefinitely.

Harmony between two individuals is never granted - it has to be conquered indefinitely.

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(French, German)

Entre deux individus, l’harmonie n’est jamais donnée, elle doit indéfiniment se conquérir.

Die Harmonie zwischen zwei Menschen ist niemals gegeben. Sie muss immer wieder neu erobert werden.

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Like the disputes of lovers are the dissonances of the world. Reconciliation is there, even in the midst of strife, and all that is parted finds itself united again.

Quotes for: harmony


Quotes for: harmony

Out of clutter find simplicity ; From discord find harmony; In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.

Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.

Wisdom is harmony.

When man is happy, he is in harmony with himself and his environment.

From things that differ comes the most beautiful harmony.

But what is happiness except the simple harmony between a man and the life he leads?

Quotes for: Individual


Quotes for: Individual

Article III – The principle of any sovereignty resides essentially in the Nation. No body, no individual can exert authority which does not emanate expressly from it.

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.

The regeneration of society is the regeneration of society by individual education.

In the society, where people are just parts in a larger machine, individuals are unable to develop fully.

Society exists only as a mental concept in the real world there are only individuals.

All that is valuable in human society depends upon the opportunity for development accorded the individual.


Simone de Beauvoir also said...

I accept the great adventure of being me.

Never forget that it will be enough for a political, economic or religious crisis for the rights of women to be called into question. These rights are never acquired. You will have to remain vigilant throughout your life.

The present is not a potential past; it is the moment of choice and action.

One is not born, but rather becomes, a woman.

To will oneself free is also to will others free.

Change your life today. Don't gamble on the future, act now, without delay.

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