Quotes by Albert Camus

All great deeds and all great thoughts have a ridiculous beginning.

Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower.

Do not wait for the last judgment. It takes place every day.

Don't walk in front of me, I may not follow. Don't walk behind me, I may not lead. Walk beside me and be my friend.

I shall tell you a great secret, my friend. Do not wait for the last judgment, it takes place every day.

If there is a sin against life, it consists perhaps not so much in despairing of life as in hoping for another life and in eluding the implacable grandeur of this life.

In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.

Nobody realizes that some people expend tremendous energy merely to be normal.

There is no fate that cannot be surmounted by scorn.

We only know of one duty, and that is to love.