Find the best quotes by Albert Camus.
Alas, after a certain age every man is responsible for his face.
The absurd depends as much on man as on the world. For the moment, it is all that links them together.
I have never been able to renounce the light, the pleasure of being, and the freedom in which I grew up.
For if there is a sin against life, it consists perhaps not so much in despairing of life as in hoping for another life and…
There is no fate that cannot be surmounted by scorn.
I am not made for politics because I am incapable of wanting or accepting the death of the adversary.
The day when I am no more than a writer I shall cease to be a writer.
Why should it be essential to love rarely in order to love much?
To be famous, in fact, one has only to kill one’s landlady.
There will be no lasting peace either in the heart of individuals or in social customs until death is outlawed.
Man is an idea, and a precious small idea once he turns his back on love.
Those who weep for the happy periods which they encounter in history acknowledge what they want; not the alleviation but the silencing of misery.
In order to exist just once in the world, it is necessary never again to exist.
Ah, mon cher, for anyone who is alone, without God and without a master, the weight of days is dreadful.
In order to understand the world, one has to turn away from it on occasion.
To assert in any case that a man must be absolutely cut off from society because he is absolutely evil amounts to saying that society…
We call first truths those we discover after all the others.
We rarely confide in those who are better than we are.
To govern means to pillage, as everyone knows.
I should like to be able to love my country and still love justice.
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