Top 50 Best Albert Camus Quotes

Albert Camus Quotes

Albert Camus Quotes


“Don’t walk behind me; I may not lead. Don’t walk in front of me; I may not follow. Just walk beside me and be my friend.” – Albert Camus


“In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.” – Albert Camus


“Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower.” – Albert Camus


“Man is the only creature who refuses to be what he is.” – Albert Camus


“In the depth of winter I finally learned that there was in me an invincible summer.” – Albert Camus


“Nobody realizes that some people expend tremendous energy merely to be normal.” – Albert Camus


“A man without ethics is a wild beast loosed upon this world.” – Albert Camus


“Should I kill myself, or have a cup of coffee?” – Albert Camus


“There is no love of life without despair of life.” – Albert Camus


“You know what charm is: a way of getting the answer yes without having asked any clear question.” – Albert Camus


“Real generosity toward the future lies in giving all to the present.” – Albert Camus


“But in the end one needs more courage to live than to kill himself.” – Albert Camus


“Nobody realizes that some people expend tremendous energy merely to be normal.” – Albert Camus


“When I look at my life and its secret colours, I feel like bursting into tears.” – Albert Camus


“All modern revolutions have ended in a reinforcement of the power of the State.” – Albert Camus


“Real generosity towards the future lies in giving all to the present.” – Albert Camus


“The need to be right is the sign of a vulgar mind.” – Albert Camus


“I may not have been sure about what really did interest me, but I was absolutely sure about what didn’t.” – Albert Camus


“Nothing is more despicable than respect based on fear.” – Albert Camus


“Fiction is the lie through which we tell the truth.” – Albert Camus


“The absurd is the essential concept and the first truth.” – Albert Camus


“The purpose of a writer is to keep civilization from destroying itself.” – Albert Camus


“Men must live and create. Live to the point of tears.” – Albert Camus


“I opened myself to the gentle indifference of the world.” – Albert Camus


“Man is the only creature that refuses to be what he is.” – Albert Camus


“I used to advertise my loyalty and I don’t believe there is a single person I loved that I didn’t eventually betray.” – Albert Camus


“An intellectual is someone whose mind watches itself.” – Albert Camus


“At the heart of all beauty lies something inhuman.” – Albert Camus


“To be happy we must not be too concerned with others.” – Albert Camus


“Always go too far, because that’s where you’ll find the truth” – Albert Camus


“To know oneself, one should assert oneself.” – Albert Camus


“When the soul suffers too much, it develops a taste for misfortune.” – Albert Camus


“Real nobility is based on scorn, courage, and profound indifference.” – Albert Camus


“I do not believe in God and I am not an atheist.” – Albert Camus


“Those who lack the courage will always find a philosophy to justify it.” – Albert Camus


“Do not wait for the last judgment. It comes every day.” – Albert Camus


“I should like to be able to love my country and still love justice.” – Albert Camus


“People hasten to judge in order not to be judged themselves.” – Albert Camus


“Blessed are the hearts that can bend; they shall never be broken.” – Albert Camus


“I have no idea what’s awaiting me, or what will happen when this all ends. For the moment I know this: there are sick people and they need curing.” – Albert Camus


“Integrity has no need of rules.” – Albert Camus


“There is not love of life without despair about life.” – Albert Camus


“You cannot create experience. You must undergo it.” – Albert Camus


“I had only a little time left and I didn’t want to waste it on God.” – Albert Camus


“I know of only one duty, and that is to love.” – Albert Camus


“I would rather live my life as if there is a god and die to find out there isn’t, than live my life as if there isn’t and die to find out there is.” – Albert Camus


“Freedom is nothing but a chance to be better.” – Albert Camus


“Man is always prey to his truths. Once he has admitted them, he cannot free himself from them.” – Albert Camus


“A guilty conscience needs to confess. A work of art is a confession.” – Albert Camus


“But what is happiness except the simple harmony between a man and the life he leads?” – Albert Camus


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