A French existentialist philosopher and pioneer, dramatist and screenwriter, novelist and critic, Jean-Paul Charles Aymard Sartre, usually known simply as Jean-Paul Sartre. He was a leading figure in French philosophy in the 20th century. He declined the 1964 Nobel Prize in Literature award "for his work which, rich in ideas and filled with the spirit of freedom and the quest for truth, has exerted a far-reaching influence on our age." However, i... n the years around his death, existentialism declined in French philosophy and was overtaken by structuralism. ??? ?????READ MORE
It's quite an undertaking to start loving somebody. You have to have energy, generosity, blindness. There is even a moment right at the start where you have to jump across an abyss: if you think about it you don't do it.
I am alone in the midst of these happy, reasonable voices. All these creatures spend their time explaining, realizing happily that they agree with each other. In Heaven's name, why is it so important to think the same things all together.