A Poem by sette

Just wondering


Existence before Essence

Is Sartre’s favorite line.

Yes, we exist

We are here living,



We tackle our lives,

Day by day,

Go about our routines,

Fulfill our desires

Follow our wills


What are we here for?

For ourselves?

For others?

For the society?

What are we REALLY here for?

© 2018 sette

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You always come to a point in your life where you question the purpose of your existence.most times I find this comes when there is conflict.especially when you are at the bottom looking up.maybe you find the answers within yourself rather than the world around you

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1 Week Ago

we always have a purpose in our lives and conflict cannot be prevented but there is always room for .. read more
A question, I'm sure, that has been asked throughout eternity.
A very good question and only one person, I think, has the answer.
And He's not telling any of us His answer.

Keep thinking, remember it was Descartes that said,"I think, therefore I am."

Take care - Dave

Posted 1 Week Ago


1 Week Ago

yes so true that is the reason why Descartes wants us to be thinking things which sometimes let us f.. read more

1 Week Ago

You are very welcome- Dave

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