Jean-Paul Sartre quote about heart from Nausea (1938) - Existence is not something which lets itself be thought of from a distance: it must invade you suddenly, master you, weigh heavily on your heart like a great motionless beast—or else there is nothing more at all.
pick reportpicture source

Copy this HTML code to share this image on your website:

Format Landscape Portrait Square
Color Black White
Width px
Quotes by Jean-Paul Sartre · Quotes from Nausea · Quotes about heart · Quotes about existence

Existence is not something which lets itself be thought of from a distance: it must invade you suddenly, master you, weigh heavily on your heart like a great motionless beast—or else there is nothing more at all.

edit
Author
Source
Topic
Date
1938
Language
English
Reference
Note
Translated from the French by Lloyd Alexander
Weblink

Meaning and analysis

write a note

More pictures

Jean-Paul Sartre quote about heart from Nausea (1938) - Existence is not something which lets itself be thought of from a distance: it must invade you suddenly, master you, weigh heavily on your heart like a great motionless beast—or else there is nothing more at all.
Jean-Paul Sartre quote about heart from Nausea (1938) - Existence is not something which lets itself be thought of from a distance: it must invade you suddenly, master you, weigh heavily on your heart like a great motionless beast—or else there is nothing more at all.
Jean-Paul Sartre quote about heart from Nausea (1938) - Existence is not something which lets itself be thought of from a distance: it must invade you suddenly, master you, weigh heavily on your heart like a great motionless beast—or else there is nothing more at all.
Jean-Paul Sartre quote about heart from Nausea (1938) - Existence is not something which lets itself be thought of from a distance: it must invade you suddenly, master you, weigh heavily on your heart like a great motionless beast—or else there is nothing more at all.