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Albert Camus, the existentialist writer is known for the concept of the Absurd and the notion of Revolt.
Among all his writings, Camus’s fame comes largely from the three novels published during his lifetime, which include, “The Stranger“, “The Plague” and “The Fall”. And together with his two major philosophical essays, “The Myth of Sisyphus” and “The Rebel’.
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“Works of art are not born in flashes of inspiration but in daily fidelity.” – Albert Camus
“Today we are always as ready to judge as we are to fornicate.” – Albert Camus
(This quote can also found here: The Fall By Albert Camus, Translated By Justin O’Brien, Vintage Books, Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., 1956)
“The young don’t know that experience is a defeat and that we must lose everything in order to win a little knowledge.” – Albert Camus
“Love…. is the kind of illness that does not spare the intelligent or the dull.” – Albert Camus
“I continue to believe that this world has no ultimate meaning. But I know that something in it has a meaning and that is man, because he is the only creature to insist on having one.” – Albert Camus
(You can also find this quote here: Albert Camus Edited by Harold Bloom, Exile, Revolt And Redemption: The Writing Of Albert Camus, Infobase Publishing, 2009; P.65)
(This quote is originally found in: Resistance, Rebellion, And Death By Albert Camus, Letter To A German Friend, Translated By Justin O’ Brien, Fourth Letter, July 1944; P.28)
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