Simone de Beauvoir is one of the best-known French writers and thinkers of the twentieth century, and among the best-known female writers of all time.

Simone de Beauvoir - French writer, intellectual, existentialist philosopher, political activist, feminist and social theorist

Simone de Beauvoir, Paris, 1955 (Gisèle Freund)  "I accept the great adventure of being me"

Simone de Beauvoir, Paris, 1955 (Gisèle Freund) "I accept the great adventure of being me"

Photos of Jean-Paul Sartre & Simone de Beauvoir Hanging with Che Guevara in Cuba (1960)

Jean-Paul Sartre and Simone de Beauvoir hanging out with Che Guevara, Cuba, 1960

Gisèle Freund |Simone de Beauvoir, Paris, 1952

Feminist philosopher Simone de Beauvoir c. 1952 in a stunning statement…

"No one is more arrogant toward women, more aggressive or scornful, than the man who is anxious about his virility." -simone        #pagingrushlimbaugh

WHO: Simone de Beauvoir FAMOUS FOR: Her pioneering feminist text, The Second Sex, and her love affair with Jean-Paul Sartre.

Name: Simone de Beauvoir  Dates: 1908-1986    Why she rocks: She was a French existentialist philosopher and feminist political activist. She wrote many essays, novels and biographies about political and social issues. Her book The Second Sex is a detailed look at women’s oppression and contemporary feminism.

'When I was an adolescent, books saved me from despair' Simone de Beauvoir, born today, 1908

Simone de Beauvoir. Saint-Germain-de-Prés, Paris, c. 1946.

“Man is defined as a human being and a woman as a female--whenever she behaves as a human being she is said to imitate the male.” 20 Photos And Quotes From The Badass Simone De Beauvoir That Will Inspire You

simone de beauvior and jean paul sartre

Jean-Paul Sartre and Simone de Beauvoir. The father of modern existentialism and his feminist partner.

Portrait of Simone de Beauvoir, Café de Flore, Paris, c. 1945. pictured by Brassaï

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Simone de Beauvoir

thelifeguardlibrarian: “ “I want everything from life. I want to be a woman and to be a man, to have many friends and to have loneliness, to work much and write good books, to travel and enjoy myself,.

Simone De Beauvoir  by Henri Cartier-Bresson. Simone-Lucie-Ernestine-Marie Bertrand de Beauvoir, commonly known as Simone de Beauvoir, was a French writer, intellectual, existentialist philosopher, political activist, feminist, and social theorist.

Henri Cartier-Bresson, Simone de Beauvoir, Paris, 1946 "In a portrait, I’m looking for the silence in somebody.

A great biography of writer Simone De Beauvoir

A great biography of writer Simone De Beauvoir

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Simone de Beauvoir & Maurice Merleau-Ponty in (Inspiration - Simon and Pru)

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