Practical Existentialism to live a good life

What I learned from Monsieur J.P. Sartre.

You are standing on the corner of a busy street imagining that you don’t exist. Pedestrians are walking, cars are signaling, markets’ doors are opening, passengers on the bus stop are changing. The world continues to live without you. The realization of it hurts. But it is important.

Sergey Bodrov Jr.

Your life is a blink of the Universe.

The Existence.

For a moment I had a feeling of a deep fall.

I do not find meaning. I create it.

Even if ultimately life has no meaning, on the scale of separately taken individual the meaning is a matter of choice.

We are our choices

says the father of existentialism J.P. Sartre.

What I experience is mine and mine only.

No one can judge me, as they don’t know what I have been through.

I do what I believe is right.

And that is important to remember — we all do.

Freedom is what you do with what’s been done by you.

J.P. Sartre.

I am alone. Always.

I was born alone, I live alone, I die alone.

I take 100% responsibility.

I am the total sum of my choices.

Just do it.

Do people create things because this is our nature or just because we are bored?

My thought is me: that is why I cannot stop thinking. I exist because I think I cannot stop thinking.

Jean-Paul Sartre.

This is his existential interpretation of famous proposition once formulated by René Descartes:

Cogito ergo sum.

I think, therefore I am.

René Descartes

Apparently, both of them have never practiced meditations.

We CAN stop thinking.

Yet we do not stop existing in the thoughtless state.

Final words

I am sure you will have your time questioning life.

Just because we are all doomed, doesn’t mean we can’t have a good time.

Anonymous existentialist.



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