Absolute virtue is impossible and the republic of forgiveness leads, with implacable logic, to the republic of the guillotine.
Quote by Albert Camus
Truth, like light, blinds. Falsehood, on the contrary, is a beautiful twilight that enhances every...
Too many have dispensed with generosity in order to practice charity.
At any street corner the feeling of absurdity can strike any man in the face.
Life is the sum of all your choices.
How hard, how bitter it is to become a man!
Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower.
Those who weep for the happy periods which they encounter in history acknowledge what they...
By definition, a government has no conscience. Sometimes it has a policy, but nothing more.
He who despairs of the human condition is a coward, but he who has hope...
For if I try to seize this self of which I feel sure, if I...
The society based on production is only productive, not creative.
Virtue cannot separate itself from reality without becoming a principle of evil.
One leader, one people, signifies one master and millions of slaves.
Blessed are the hearts that can bend; they shall never be broken.
True debauchery is liberating because it creates no obligations. In it you possess only yourself;...
All healthy men have thought of their own suicide
To marry a woman who you love and who loves you is to lay a...
Martyrs, my friend, have to choose between being forgotten, mocked or used. As for being...
Without work, all life goes rotten. But when work is soulless, life stifles and dies.
The need to be right is the sign of a vulgar mind.