I know of only one duty, and that is to love.
Quote by Albert Camus
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To correct a natural indifference I was placed half-way between misery and the sun. Misery kept me from believing that all was well under the sun, and the sun taught me that history wasn't everything.
There will be no lasting peace either in the heart of individuals or in social customs until death is outlawed.
There is the good and the bad, the great and the low, the just and the unjust. I swear to you that all that will never change.
A free press can, of course, be good or bad, but, most certainly without freedom, the press will never be anything but bad.
The absurd is the essential concept and the first truth.
As a remedy to life in society I would suggest the big city. Nowadays, it is the only desert within our means.
It is a kind of spiritual snobbery that makes people think they can be happy without money.
To assert in any case that a man must be absolutely cut off from society because he is absolutely evil amounts to saying that society is absolutely good, and no-one in his right mind will believe this today.
How can sincerity be a condition of friendship? A taste for truth at any cost is a passion which spares nothing.
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.
When you hire that first person, then you're a boss. You've got performance reviews. You've got complaints about not making enough money. You've got people who are just going to sell your story to the tabloids.
When you strike at a king, you must kill him.
One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man.
Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons.
The public is upset. If they haven't lost their job, they know somebody that has. If they haven't lost their house, they know somebody that has. What do you do? When something's wrong, it's government's job to fix it, it must be government that's responsible for causing it.
Many believe - and I believe - that I have been designated for this work by God. In spite of my old age, I do not want to give it up I work out of love for God and I put all my hope in Him.
I hope that what you take away from my album is not just the music - which I did want to be fun, and I did want it to be about individuality, but please also take away from it that there's no dream that's too big.
Every morning is a fresh day,start it with a smile
But what we can do, as flawed as we are, is still see God in other people, and do our best to help them find their own grace. That's what I strive to do, that's what I pray to do every day.
I love power. But it is as an artist that I love it. I love it as a musician loves his violin, to draw out its sounds and chords and harmonies.