"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."
"A man who won't die for something is not fit to live."Jean-Paul Sartre on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"To be idle is a short road to death and to be diligent is a way of life foolish people are idle, wise people are diligent."Jean-Paul Sartre on Buddha
"The fear of death is the most unjustified of all fears, for there's no risk of accident for someone who's dead."Jean-Paul Sartre on Albert Einstein
"The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time."Jean-Paul Sartre on Mark Twain
"Death is no more than passing from one room into another. But there's a difference for me, you know. Because in that other room I shall be able to see."Jean-Paul Sartre on Helen Keller
"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."
"Like all dreamers, I mistook disenchantment for truth."