"It disturbs me no more to find men base, unjust, or selfish than to see apes mischievous, wolves savage, or the vulture ravenous."
"It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men."Jean-Paul Sartre on Frederick Douglass
"I, with a deeper instinct, choose a man who compels my strength, who makes enormous demands on me, who does not doubt my courage or my toughness, who does not believe me naive or innocent, who has the courage to treat me like a woman."Jean-Paul Sartre on Anais Nin
"Men always want to be a woman's first love - women like to be a man's last romance."Jean-Paul Sartre on Oscar Wilde
"Without feelings of respect, what is there to distinguish men from beasts?"Jean-Paul Sartre on Confucius
"Man becomes great exactly in the degree in which he works for the welfare of his fellow-men."Jean-Paul Sartre on Mahatma Gandhi
"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."