In order to understand the world, one has to turn away from it on occasion.
Quote by Albert Camus
Albert Camus Quotes
Nature is a burning and frigid, transparent and limited universe in which nothing is possible...
In our society any man who doesn't cry at his mother's funeral is liable to...
The society based on production is only productive, not creative.
Real generosity toward the future lies in giving all to the present.
There is the good and the bad, the great and the low, the just and...
It is not your paintings I like, it is your painting.
Virtue cannot separate itself from reality without becoming a principle of evil.
You have to be very rich or very poor to live without a trade.
To correct a natural indifference I was placed half-way between misery and the sun. Misery...
Integrity has no need of rules.
A friend is someone who knows the song in your heart and can sing it...
All men have a sweetness in their life. That is what helps them go on....
One leader, one people, signifies one master and millions of slaves.
Man wants to live, but it is useless to hope that this desire will dictate...
It is normal to give away a little of one's life in order not to...
Every man needs slaves like he needs clean air. To rule is to breathe, is...
An intellectual is someone whose mind watches itself.
We continue to shape our personality all our life. If we knew ourselves perfectly, we...
You cannot create experience. You must undergo it.
Man is the only creature that refuses to be what he is.