We get into the habit of living before acquiring the habit of thinking. In that race which daily hastens us towards death, the body maintains its irreparable lead.
Quote by Albert Camus
Virtue cannot separate itself from reality without becoming a principle of evil.
If there is sin against life, it consists¦ in hoping for another life and in...
Freedom is nothing but a chance to be better.
There is but one freedom, to put oneself right with death. After that everything is...
Nothing is more despicable than respect based on fear.
Integrity has no need of rules.
How utterly futile debauchery seems once it has been accomplished, and what ashes of disgust...
The rebel can never find peace. He knows what is good and, despite himself, does...
There is no fate that cannot be surmounted by scorn.
At any street corner the feeling of absurdity can strike any man in the face.
True debauchery is liberating because it creates no obligations. In it you possess only yourself;...
Real generosity toward the future lies in giving all to the present.
Blessed are the hearts that can bend; they shall never be broken.
Politics and the fate of mankind are shaped by men without ideals and without greatness....
For if I try to seize this self of which I feel sure, if I...
Every act of rebellion expresses a nostalgia for innocence and an appeal to the essence...
I don't want to be a genius - I have enough problems just trying to...
A genius is a man who can rewrap a new shirt and not have any...
The genius of our institutions is democratic - baseball is a democratic game.
I can't tell you if genius is hereditary, because heaven has granted me no offspring.