Jean-Paul Sartre. What does that name conjure? A wasted post-secondary education? A book of essays never read? A boring friend or blog post? Probably all of the above. Irregardless, (and I chose the word, irregardless purposely), you will find some amazing bon mots (bon mots, deliberately chosen too). First and last quotes are in French (use Google Translate).
J’ai commencé ma vie comme je la finirai sans doute : au milieu des livres.
Man is condemned to be free; because once thrown into the world, he is responsible for everything he does.
Only the guy who isn’t rowing has time to rock the boat.
Three o’clock is always too late or too early for anything you want to do.
Like all dreamers, I mistook disenchantment for truth.
Life begins on the other side of despair.
I have no need for good souls: an accomplice is what I wanted.