More From Simone de Beauvoir
- "All oppression creates a state of war."
- "Society, being codified by man, decrees that woman is inferior; she can do away with this inferiority only by destroying the male’s superiority."
- "It is old age, rather than death, that is to be contrasted with life. Old age is life’s parody, whereas death transforms life into a destiny: in a way it preserves it by giving it the absolute dimension. Death does away with time."
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- "Sometimes I have these fantasies of just moving to a foreign country and coming back with a full head of hair. Or not even come back! Make a new life there with hair… Change my name, just see what happens."― Larry David
- "Not brute force but only persuasion and faith are the kings of this world."― Thomas Carlyle
- "The ultimate purpose of religious life is to make this evolution move in a direction far more important to the destiny of the ego than the moral health of the social fabric which forms his present environment."― Muhammad Iqbal