Simone De Beauvoir

Simone De Beauvoir

French writer and philosopher
It is not in giving life but in risking life that man is raised above the animal; that is why superiority has been accorded in humanity not to the sex that brings forth but to that which kills.More Simone De Beauvoir quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Si l'on vit assez longtemps, on voit que toute victoire se change un jour en de faite. If you live long enough, you'll find that every victory turns into a defeat.More Simone De Beauvoir quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Why does one exist? That's not my problem. One does exist. The thing to do is to take no notice but go at it on the run and to keep on going right on until you die.More Simone De Beauvoir quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Therefore the misfortune which comes to man as a result of the fact that he was a child is that his freedom was first concealed from him and that all his life he will be nostalgic for the time when he did not know it's exigencies.More Simone De Beauvoir quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
If you live long enough, you'll see that every victory turns into a defeat.More Simone De Beauvoir quotes [09/03/2011 02:09:38]

Quotes of the month

Eugene Ryabyi Love is the spring of feelings, filled with soft sunshine, fragrant gardens and butterflies with magical colouring. [08/12/2020 02:08:04] More


Lev Shestov Science is useful - no doubt about it, but it has no truths and never will. [07/25/2020 07:07:20] More


Grigory Yavlinsky Ratings are like perfumes: you can smell them, but you canít drink ... [07/16/2020 02:07:56] More


Sergey Lavrov In principle, my mother raised me when she said that reading other people's letters is indecent. Especially the letters of two people whom their peoples elected to leading posts. [07/20/2020 11:07:39] More


Pavel Astahov There is always a way out. Even when you were swallowed by a crocodile. [07/24/2020 08:07:55] More