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Jean-Paul Sartre


Jean-Paul Sartre once said history could be viewed as if one were looking out the back of a moving car: all the nearby scenery is a blur that starts to come into focus somewhere down the road.
Adam Cohen  --  Time Magazine, Who’s Cool In A Hot Medium, 9/18/2000  --  http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,997959,00.html(retrieved 07/26/08)
  French existentialist philosopher and writer (1905-1980)
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  • Jean-Paul Sartre once said history could be viewed as if one were looking out the back of a moving car: all the nearby scenery is a blur that starts to come into focus somewhere down the road.
    Adam Cohen  --  Time Magazine, Who’s Cool In A Hot Medium, 9/18/2000  --  http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,997959,00.html(retrieved 07/26/08)
  • It was her favorite quote by the French philosopher Jean-Paul Sartre and a perfect mantra for Rosewood.
    Sara Shepard  --  Pretty Little Liars
  • But we are going to concentrate on the French existentialist Jean-Paul Sartre, who lived from 1905 to 1980.
    Jostein Gaarder  --  Sophie’s World
  • Perhaps what she meets in the cave is instead Nothingness, albeit some years before Jean-Paul Sartre, Albert Camus, and the existentialists of the 1950s and 1960s articulate the dichotomy between, in Sartre’s terms, Being and Nothingness.
    Thomas C. Foster  --  How to Read Literature Like a Professor

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  • It was a copy of Being and Nothingness, by Jean-Paul Sartre.
    Sara Shepard  --  Pretty Little Liars
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Associated words [difficulty]:   Jean-Paul Sartre [8] , James Joyce [6] , Albert Camus [7] , Franz Kafka [8] , Victor Hugo [6] , Albert Camus [7] , Molière [7] , Alexandre Dumas [8] , Samuel Beckett [8] , George Sand [9] , Guy de Maupassant [9]
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Most commonly used in these subjects:   Classic Literature, Human Behavior, Philosophy, Religion - Christianity
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