Updated: Jul 28
Birth: November 7, 1913, Algeria
Death: January 4, 1960, France
Having an Alsatian father and a Spanish mother, Albert Camus had a poor childhood and lost his father at a young age.
However, he never gave up and became one of the writers of the world. He wrote dozens of masterpieces such as The Stranger, The Plague, The Myth of Sisyphus, The Fall, The First Man, The Rebel, Caligula, Notebooks...
I would like to share with you today; 10 Inspirational Quotes by Albert Camus for Self Improvement.
"Freedom is nothing but a chance to be better." /Albert Camus
"You will never be happy if you continue to search for what happiness consists of. You will never live if you are looking for the meaning of life." /Albert Camus
"The only real progress lies in learning to be wrong all alone." /Albert Camus
"The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion." /Albert Camus
"At 30 a man should know himself like the palm of his hand, know the exact number of his defects and qualities, know how far he can go, foretell his failures - be what he is. And, above all, accept these things." /Albert Camus
"A taste for truth at any cost is a passion which spares nothing." /Albert Camus
"Truth, like light, blinds. Falsehood, on the contrary, is a beautiful twilight that enhances every object." /Albert Camus
"A man's work is nothing but this slow trek to rediscover, through the detours of art, those two or three great and simple images in whose presence his heart first opened." /Albert Camus
"I knew a man who gave twenty years of his life to a scatterbrained woman, sacrificing everything to her, his friendships, his work, the very respectability of his life and who one evening recognized that he had never loved her. He had been bored, thats all, bored like most people. Hence he had made himself out of whole cloth a life full of complications and drama. Something must happen and that explains most human commitments. Something must happen even loveless slavery, even war or death." /Albert Camus