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Who Said It: Jaden Smith Or Jean-Paul Sartre?

50 years ago, philosopher Jean-Paul Sartre was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature but he turned it down. Is Jaden Smith his contemporary incarnate?

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  1. 1. "Unawareness is the only sin"

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    Jaden Smith
    Stephen Lovekin
    Jaden Smith
    Stephen Lovekin
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    Jean-Paul Sartre
    Hulton Archive
    Jean-Paul Sartre
    Hulton Archive
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    Jaden is the author behind this insight.

  2. 2. "The human consciousness must raise before I speak my juvenile philosophy."

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    Jaden Smith
    Stephen Lovekin
    Jaden Smith
    Stephen Lovekin
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    Jean-Paul Sartre
    Hulton Archives
    Jean-Paul Sartre
    Hulton Archives
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    This gem has been brought to you by Jaden Smith.

  3. 3. "Why is it so important to think the same things all together”

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    Jaden Smith
    Stephen Lovekin
    Jaden Smith
    Stephen Lovekin
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    Jean-Paul Sartre
    Hulton Archive
    Jean-Paul Sartre
    Hulton Archive
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    Nausea by Jean-Paul Sartre, 1964

  4. 4. "Most trees are blue"

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    Jaden Smith
    Stephen Lovekin
    Jaden Smith
    Stephen Lovekin
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    Jean-Paul Sartre
    Jean-Paul Sartre
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    This is all Jaden.

  5. 5. “Three o'clock is always too late or too early for anything you want to do”

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    Jaden Smith
    Stephen Lovekin
    Jaden Smith
    Stephen Lovekin
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    Jean-Paul Sartre
    Hulton Archives
    Jean-Paul Sartre
    Hulton Archives
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    Nausea by Jean-Paul Sartre, 1964

  6. 6. "Nothing has changed and yet everything is different"

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    Jaden Smith
    Stephen Lovekin
    Jaden Smith
    Stephen Lovekin
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    Jean-Paul Sartre
    Jean-Paul Sartre
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    Nausea by Jean-Paul Sartre, 1964

  7. 7. "School is the tool to brainwash the youth"

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    Jaden Smith
    Stephen Lovekin
    Jaden Smith
    Stephen Lovekin
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    Jean-Paul Sartre
    Hulton Archive
    Jean-Paul Sartre
    Hulton Archive
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    Jaden tweeted this.

  8. 8. “I do not think therefore I am a moustache”

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    Jaden Smith
    Stephen Lovekin
    Jaden Smith
    Stephen Lovekin
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    Jean-Paul Sartre
    Hulton Archive
    Jean-Paul Sartre
    Hulton Archive
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    Nausea by Jean-Paul Sartre, 1964

  9. 9. "Did we die yet"

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    Jaden Smith
    Stephen Lovekin
    Jaden Smith
    Stephen Lovekin
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    Jean-Paul Sartre
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    Jean-Paul Sartre
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    Jaden exclaimed this on Twitter.

  10. 10. "Don't tell the police I fell asleep in the crease of reality"

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    Stephen Lovekin
    Jaden Smith
    Stephen Lovekin
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    Jean-Paul Sartre
    Hulton Archive
    Jean-Paul Sartre
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    From Jaden's song "Blue Ocean"

  11. 11. “Time is too large, it can't be filled up"

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    Jaden Smith
    Stephen Lovekin
    Jaden Smith
    Stephen Lovekin
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    Jean Paul-Sartre
    Hulton Archive
    Jean Paul-Sartre
    Hulton Archive
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    Nausea by Jean-Paul Sartre, 1964

  12. 12. "It's raining umbrellas"

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    Jaden Smith
    Stephen Lovekin
    Jaden Smith
    Stephen Lovekin
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    Jean-Paul Sartre
    Jean-Paul Sartre
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    From Jaden's song "Blue Ocean"

  13. 13. "It would be much better if I could only stop thinking"

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    Jaden Smith
    Stephen Lovekin
    Jaden Smith
    Stephen Lovekin
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    Jean-Paul Sartre
    Hulton Archive
    Jean-Paul Sartre
    Hulton Archive
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    Wrong!

    Nausea by Jean-Paul Sartre, 1964

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