It is soft, so soft, so slow.


“I exist. It is soft, so soft, so slow. And light: it seems as though it suspends in the air. It moves.”
~ Jean-Paul Sartre

Jean-Paul Sartre (1905 – 1980) was a French existentialist philosopher, playwright, novelist, screenwriter, political activist, biographer, and literary critic. He was one of the key figures in the philosophy of existentialism, and one of the leading figures in 20th-century French philosophy and Marxism.
He was awarded the 1964 Nobel Prize in Literature and refused it, saying that he always declined official honors and that “a writer should not allow himself to be turned into an institution”. (Source: wiki)

Credits: Image – thank you Sundog.  Quote – yama-bato


  1. I kept wishing the clip would last longer, following the leaf on its path – slowly and softly.


  2. Wish I existed softly and slowly–must make this a goal


  3. Reading that brings such comfort…thanks for sharing, David!


  4. That’s a wonderful quote David…evoking so much feeling, a soft existence. Hopefully, our time here will be soft and light and filled with love.


  5. Beautiful share, David. 🙂


  6. In harmony with the quote and clip.


  7. Lovely pal….


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