Total war is no longer war waged by all members of one national community against all those of another. It is total… because it may well involve the whole world.
I tell you in truth: all men are Prophets or else God does not exist.
The existentialist says at once that man is anguish.
For an occurrence to become an adventure, it is necessary and sufficient for one to recount it.
I am not virtuous. Our sons will be if we shed enough blood to give them the right to be.
If literature isn’t everything, it’s not worth a single hour of someone’s trouble.
If I became a philosopher, if I have so keenly sought this fame for which I’m still waiting, it’s all been to seduce women basically.
Man is fully responsible for his nature and his choices.
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.
God is absence. God is the solitude of man.