French Existentialist Quotes
My studies gave me only a very superficial knowledge of philosophy but sharpened my interest in it. I benefited greatly from being a teacher—that is, from being able to spend a great deal of time reading, writing and educating myself.
Simone de Beauvoir
Life is nothing until it is lived; but it is yours to make sense of, and the of it is nothing other than the sense you choose.
Hope consists in asserting that there is at the heart of being, beyond all data, beyond all inventories and all calculations, a mysterious principle which is in connivance with me
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None who have always been free can understand the terrible fascinating power of the hope of freedom to those who are not free.
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