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    I suppose that it is not so easy to go home and it takes a bit of time to make a son out of a stranger.
    — Albert Camus
    tags: time  son 
     
    I have always loved everything about you. Even what I didn’t understand.
    — Albert Camus
    A pure love is a dead love.
    — Albert Camus
    The truth is I wasn't brought into the world to write newspaper articles. But it's quite likely I was brought into the world to live with a woman.
    — Albert Camus
    tags: truth  women  live  world  write 
     
    We need the sweet pain of anticipation to tell us we are really alive.
    — Albert Camus
    tags: pain 
     
    Old married people look so much alike that they have the same number of hairs in their ears.
    — Albert Camus
    tags: people 
     
    Rebellion cannot exist without a strange form of love.
    — Albert Camus
    I would like to be able to breathe- to be able to love her by memory or fidelity. But my heart aches. I love you continuously, intensely.
    — Albert Camus
    tags: heart  memory 
     
    My chief occupation, despite appearances, has always been love.
    — Albert Camus
    I conceived at least one great love in my life, of which I was always the object.
    — Albert Camus
    Why should it be essential to love rarely in order to love much?
    — Albert Camus
    Man is an idea, and a precious small idea once he turns his back on love.
    — Albert Camus
    tags: men  ideas 
     
    We always deceive ourselves twice about the people we love- first to their advantage, then to their disadvantage.
    — Albert Camus
    tags: people 
     
    Love is the kind of illness that does not spare the intelligent or the dull.
    — Albert Camus
    tags: illness 
     
    It is necessary to fall in love... if only to provide an alibi for all the random despair you are going to feel anyway.
    — Albert Camus
    tags: despair 
     
    I know of only one duty, and that is to love.
    — Albert Camus
    Of course, true love is exceptional- two or three times a century, more or less. The rest of the time there is vanity or boredom.
    — Albert Camus
    tags: time  true 
     
    Human relationships always help us to carry on because they always presuppose further developments, a future - and also because we live as if our only task was precisely to have relationships with other people.
    — Albert Camus
    Always there comes an hour when one is weary of one's work and devotion to duty, and all one craves for is a loved face, the warmth and wonder of a loving heart.
    — Albert Camus
    tags: work  heart  wonder  loving 
     
    You can't create experience, you undergo it.
    — Albert Camus
    tags: experience 
     
    You know what charm is: a way of getting the answer yes without having asked any clear question.
    — Albert Camus
    tags: questions 
     
    Blessed are the hearts that can bend; they shall never be broken.
    — Albert Camus
    tags: heart  blessed  broken 
     
    Too many have dispensed with generosity in order to practice charity.
    — Albert Camus
    tags: charity 
     
    Man wants to live, but it is useless to hope that this desire will dictate all his actions.
    — Albert Camus
    tags: desires  men  live  action  hope 
     
    I like the night and the sky better than the gods of men.
    — Albert Camus
    tags: men  night  sky  god 
     
    Men must live and create. Live to the point of tears.
    — Albert Camus
    tags: men  live  tears 
     
    Mistaken ideas always end in bloodshed, but in every case it is someone else's blood. This is why our thinkers feel free to say just about anything.
    — Albert Camus
    tags: blood  ideas 
     
    So I learned that after a single day's experience of the outside world a man could easily live a hundred years in prison.
    — Albert Camus
    tags: men  live  world  experience  prison 
     
    What we do for ourselves dies with us, what we do for others remains in the world today.
    — Albert Camus
    tags: world  die 
     
    Life is crammed with events that encourage us to want to get old.
    — Albert Camus
    tags: encourage 
     
    I make myself strict rules in order to correct my nature. But it is my nature that i finally obey.
    — Albert Camus
    tags: nature  rules 
     
    We are created to live side by side. However, we only die for ourselves.
    — Albert Camus
    tags: live  die 
     
    Why I'm an artist, not a philosopher? Because I think in words rather than ideas.
    — Albert Camus
    tags: ideas  artist 
     
    Is one to die voluntarily or to hope in spite of everything?
    — Albert Camus
    tags: die  hope 
     
    People can think only in images. If you want to be a philosopher, write novels.
    — Albert Camus
    As in all religions, man is freed of the weight of his own life.
    — Albert Camus
    tags: men 
     
    Politics and the fate of mankind are formed by men without ideals and without greatness.
    — Albert Camus
    A life, whose purpose is money, is death.
    — Albert Camus
    tags: death  money 
     
    There is only one class of men, the privileged class.
    — Albert Camus
    tags: men 
     
    Having money is a way of being free of money.
    — Albert Camus
    tags: money 
     
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