Absolute virtue is impossible and the republic of forgiveness leads, with implacable logic, to the republic of the guillotine.
Quote by Albert Camus
Every act of rebellion expresses a nostalgia for innocence and an appeal to the essence...
How utterly futile debauchery seems once it has been accomplished, and what ashes of disgust...
It is a kind of spiritual snobbery that makes people think they can be happy...
It is the job of thinking people not to be on the side of the...
By definition, a government has no conscience. Sometimes it has a policy, but nothing more.
We continue to shape our personality all our life. If we knew ourselves perfectly, we...
Men are convinced of your arguments, your sincerity, and the seriousness of your efforts only...
You have the freedom to choose your actions, you don't have the freedom to choose...
You cannot acquire experience by making experiments. You cannot create experience. You must undergo it.
How can sincerity be a condition of friendship? A taste for truth at any cost...
Virtue cannot separate itself from reality without becoming a principle of evil.
Abstract Art: A product of the untalented, sold by the unprincipled to the utterly bewildered.
All healthy men have thought of their own suicide
Without work, all life goes rotten. But when work is soulless, life stifles and dies.
Freedom is nothing else but a chance to be better.
Then came human beings, they wanted to cling but there was nothing to cling to....
Methods of thought which claim to give the lead to our world in the name...
The only real progress lies in learning to be wrong all alone.
I know of only one duty, and that is to love.
There is no fate that cannot be surmounted by scorn.