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No matter how hard the world pushes against me, within me, there us something stronger, something better, pushing right back. - Albert Camus

No matter how hard the world pushes against me, within me, there us something stronger, something better, pushing right back. - Albert Camus

Quote Of The Day: December 13, 2013 - The realization that life is absurd cannot be an end, but only a beginning. — Albert Camus

Quote Of The Day: December 13, 2013

Quote Of The Day: December 13, 2013 - The realization that life is absurd cannot be an end, but only a beginning. — Albert Camus

Man is the only creature who refuses to be what he is. - Albert Camus

Man is the only creature who refuses to be what he is. - Albert Camus

Suicide is referenced in the novel frequently by the main characters as a way to escape their boredom and end their waiting. However, they can never go through with it because they would rather do nothing than make a decision that would impact their lives.

Suicide is referenced in the novel frequently by the main characters as a way to escape their boredom and end their waiting. However, they can never go through with it because they would rather do nothing than make a decision that would impact their lives.

there is life and there is death, and there are beauty and melancholy between. Camus

there is life and there is death, and there are beauty and melancholy between. Camus

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“The Don Draper of Existentialism”

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Existentialism on Main Street: The Rock & Roll Philosophy of Albert Camus

Existentialism on Main Street: The Rock & Roll Philosophy of Albert Camus

"In the depth of winter..." Albert Camus

"In the depth of winter..." Albert Camus

Albert Camus, The Myth of Sisyphus

Albert Camus, The Myth of Sisyphus

Albert Camus par Cartier-Bresson. “In the midst of winter, I found there was, within me, an invincible summer.  And that makes me happy. For it says that no matter how hard the world pushes against me, within me, there’s something stronger – something better, pushing right back.”  ~from The Stranger.

Albert Camus par Cartier-Bresson. “In the midst of winter, I found there was, within me, an invincible summer. And that makes me happy. For it says that no matter how hard the world pushes against me, within me, there’s something stronger – something better, pushing right back.” ~from The Stranger.

Born 1913 in Algeria, Albert Camus studied philosophy, worked in political journalism and wrote fiction and essays. Also active as theatre producer and playwright, he didn't believe in God. Did he go too far? Did he find the truth? Will you?

Born 1913 in Algeria, Albert Camus studied philosophy, worked in political journalism and wrote fiction and essays. Also active as theatre producer and playwright, he didn't believe in God. Did he go too far? Did he find the truth? Will you?

Sometimes, carrying on, just carrying on, is the superhuman #achievement. – Albert Camus

Sometimes, carrying on, just carrying on, is the superhuman #achievement. – Albert Camus

“If there is a soul, it is a mistake to believe that it is given to us fully created.  It is created here, throughout a whole life.  And living is nothing else but that long and painful bringing forth.”    —Albert Camus

“If there is a soul, it is a mistake to believe that it is given to us fully created. It is created here, throughout a whole life. And living is nothing else but that long and painful bringing forth.” —Albert Camus

"Si j’avais à écrire un livre de morale, il aurait cent pages et quatre-vingt-dix-neuf seraient blanches. Sur la dernière, j’écrirais « Je ne connais qu’un seul devoir et c’est celui d’aimer ». Et pour le reste, je dis non. Je dis non de toutes mes forces, car l’amour est le seul vrai sentiment." - Albert Camus

"Si j’avais à écrire un livre de morale, il aurait cent pages et quatre-vingt-dix-neuf seraient blanches. Sur la dernière, j’écrirais « Je ne connais qu’un seul devoir et c’est celui d’aimer ». Et pour le reste, je dis non. Je dis non de toutes mes forces, car l’amour est le seul vrai sentiment." - Albert Camus

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This is an example of freedom because the person is free to make their life have whatever meaning they choose to have. The value of life is different for each person but it is all the same in the sense that everyone is free to determine it.

This is an example of freedom because the person is free to make their life have whatever meaning they choose to have. The value of life is different for each person but it is all the same in the sense that everyone is free to determine it.