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Simone de Beauvoir


by Simone de Beauvoir

Quotations are not only inspirational, and a source of wisdom, but can also be seen as a nice way to get a feeling about a certain thinker or visionary. How much does what they have to say touch you? How much does it correspond to what you seek? How does in inspire you? Here are the quotations by Simone de Beauvoir.

Quotes by Simone de Beauvoir

"Change your life today.
Don't gamble on the future,
act now, without delay."

"I tore myself away from the safe comfort of certainties through my love for truth - and truth rewarded me."

"I wish that every human life might be pure transparent freedom."

"When we abolish the slavery of half of humanity, together with the whole system of hypocrisy it implies, then the "division" of humanity will reveal its genuine significance and the human couple will find its true form."

"Defending the truth is not something one does out of a sense of duty or to allay guilt complexes,
but is a reward in itself."

"I am incapable of conceiving infinity, and yet I do not accept finity. "

"It's frightening to think that you mark your children merely by being yourself. It seems unfair. You can't assume the responsibility for everything you do - or don't do. "

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