The most dangerous moment comes with victory.
Every man who is worth thirty millions and is not wedded to them, is dangerous to the government.
In these days the invention of printing, and the diffusion of knowledge, render historical calumnies a little less dangerous: truth will always prevail in the long run, but how slow its progress!
When love ceases to be tragic it is something else and the individual again throws himself in search of tragedy.
We are all special cases.
The need to be right is the sign of a vulgar mind. Albert C
I do not believe in God and I am not an atheist.
A man without ethics is a wild beast loosed upon this world. Albert Camu
Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower. Albert Ca
A taste for truth at any cost is a passion which spares nothing. Albert C
I know that man is capable of great deeds. But if he isn't capable of great emotion, well, he leaves me cold.
By giving too much importance to fine actions one may end by paying an indirect but powerful tribute to evil, because in so doing one implies that such fine actions are only valuable because they are rare, and that malice or indifference are far more common motives in the actions of men.
I was comfortable in all, I admit, but at the same time, nothing satisfied me. Each joy made me seek another.
There are people who vindicate the world, who help others live just by their presence.
The absurd depends as much on man as on the world. For the moment, it is all that links them together.
Since we're all going to die, it's obvious that when and how don't matter.
But do you know why we are always more just and generous toward the dead? The reason is simple. With them there is no obligation. They leave us free and we can take our time, fit the testimonial between a cocktail party and a nice little mistress, in our spare time, in short.
Beware of those who say: "I know this too well to be able to express it." For if they cannot do so, this is because they don't know it or because out of laziness they stopped at the outer crust.
Man is the only creature that refuses to be what he is.
I understood, by dint of digging into my memories, that modesty helped me to shine, humility helped me to triumph and virtue to oppress.
life is a story and god is author.life is absurd.I think so.
These are facts the heart can feel; yet they call for careful study before they become clear to the intellect.
In order to exist, man must rebel.