Quotation by Jean-Paul Sartre

I felt less alone when I didn't know you yet: I was waiting for the other. I thought only of his strength and never of my weakness. And now here you are, Orestes, it was you. I look at you and I see that we are two orphans.
Jean-Paul Sartre (1905–1980), French novelist, philosopher, dramatist, political activist. Electra to her brother Orestes in The Flies, act 2, Gallimard (1947).
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