"Ah! yes, I know: those who see me rarely trust my word: I must look too intelligent to keep it."
"The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits."Jean-Paul Sartre on Albert Einstein
"It's not that I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer."Jean-Paul Sartre on Albert Einstein
"Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking."Jean-Paul Sartre on Albert Einstein
"Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them."Jean-Paul Sartre on Albert Einstein
"We should take care not to make the intellect our god it has, of course, powerful muscles, but no personality."Jean-Paul Sartre on Albert Einstein
"Every age has its own poetry in every age the circumstances of history choose a nation, a race, a class to take up the torch by creating situations that can be expressed or transcended only through poetry."
"If you are lonely when you're alone, you are in bad company."
"There are two types of poor people, those who are poor together and those who are poor alone. The first are the true poor, the others are rich people out of luck."
"The best work is not what is most difficult for you it is what you do best."
"One is still what one is going to cease to be and already what one is going to become. One lives one's death, one dies one's life."