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Albert Camus

Top 10 Albert Camus Quotes,  French
Total Quotes : 149
Friendship May Behind

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

Myself Separate Part

Conscious of not being able to separate myself from my time, I have decided to become part of it.

- Albert Camus

Spring Nature Autumn

Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower.

- Albert Camus

More Fact Feels

Lying is not only saying what isn't true. It is also, in fact especially, saying more than is true and, in the case of the human heart, saying more than one feels. We all do it, every day, to make life simpler.

- Albert Camus

Man Hard How

How hard, how bitter it is to become a man!

- Albert Camus

Politics I Am Wanting

I am not made for politics because I am incapable of wanting or accepting the death of the adversary.

- Albert Camus

Death Been Constant

For centuries the death penalty, often accompanied by barbarous refinements, has been trying to hold crime in check; yet crime persists. Why? Because the instincts that are warring in man are not, as the law claims, constant forces in a state of equilibrium.

- Albert Camus

Rebellion Nostalgia Act

Every act of rebellion expresses a nostalgia for innocence and an appeal to the essence of being.

- Albert Camus

Freedom Chance Better

Freedom is nothing but a chance to be better.

- Albert Camus

Happiness Harmony Leads

But what is happiness except the simple harmony between a man and the life he leads?

- Albert Camus

Art Needs Confess

A guilty conscience needs to confess. A work of art is a confession.

- Albert Camus

Wait Judgment Last

Don't wait for the last judgment - it takes place every day.

- Albert Camus

Needs Slaves Spouses

Every man needs slaves like he needs clean air. To rule is to breathe, is it not? And even the most disenfranchised get to breathe. The lowest on the social scale have their spouses or their children.

- Albert Camus

Nothing Him Most

After all, every murderer when he kills runs the risk of the most dreadful of deaths, whereas those who kill him risk nothing except promotion.

- Albert Camus

Society Big Means

As a remedy to life in society I would suggest the big city. Nowadays, it is the only desert within our means.

- Albert Camus

Moving On Broken Never

Blessed are the hearts that can bend; they shall never be broken.

- Albert Camus

Truth Cost Which

A taste for truth at any cost is a passion which spares nothing.

- Albert Camus

Teacher Best University

After all manner of professors have done their best for us, the place we are to get knowledge is in books. The true university of these days is a collection of books.

- Albert Camus

Love Why Should

Why should it be essential to love rarely in order to love much?

- Albert Camus

Honesty Someone Speaks

Every time somebody speaks of my honesty, there is someone who quivers inside me.

- Albert Camus