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Albert Camus

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Biography - Albert Camus:

French philosopher, author, and journalist. Nobel Prize in Literature (1957).
Born: 1913 - Died: 1960
Period:
20th century
Place of birth: Algeria
Algeria

Quote

But what is happiness except the simple harmony between a man and the life he leads?
Albert Camus




Translation  

Translation

(French, German)


French
Mais qu'est-ce que le bonheur si ce n'est la simple harmonie entre l'homme et la vie qu'il mène?”
Albert Camus

German
Doch was ist Glück, wenn nicht die einfache Harmonie zwischen einem Menschen und dem Leben, das er führt?”
Albert Camus




See also  

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Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.”
Mahatma Gandhi

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When man is happy, he is in harmony with himself and his environment.”
Oscar Wilde - The soul of man under socialism

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A happy life, therefore, is one which is in accordance with its own nature.”
Seneca - De Vita Beata




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As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.”
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Man arrives a novice at every age of life.”
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There is more to life than increasing its speed.”
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To live means to love, but above all, to love life.”
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Give every day the chance to become the most beautiful day of your life.”
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My life is my message.”
Mahatma Gandhi
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I have decided to be happy because it's good for my health.”
Voltaire - Letter to the Abbé Trublet
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Happiness is sometimes hidden in the unknown.”
Victor Hugo - Les deux trouvailles de Gallus
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To be happy, we must consider the happiness of another.”
Gaston Bachelard - La Psychanalyse du feu
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Create all the happiness you are able to create: remove all the misery you are able to remove.”
Jeremy Bentham
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Of all the things which wisdom provides to make us entirely happy, much the greatest is the possession of friendship.”
Epicurus
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We should laugh before being happy, for fear of dying without having laughed.”
Jean de La Bruyere - Les Caractères
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Quotes for: harmony:



Quotes for: harmony

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Out of clutter find simplicity ; From discord find harmony; In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.”
Albert Einstein
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Harmony between two individuals is never granted - it has to be conquered indefinitely.”
Simone de Beauvoir
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From things that differ comes the most beautiful harmony.”
Heraclitus of Ephesus
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Wisdom is harmony.”
Novalis - Fragments
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It is doubtless a fine harmony when doing and saying go together.”
Michel de Montaigne - Essays
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He who lives in harmony with himself lives in harmony with the universe.”
Marcus Aurelius - Meditations
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Albert Camus also said...


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In the depth of winter I finally learned that there was in me an invincible summer.”
Albert Camus - L'Été
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The greatness of man lies in his decision to be stronger than his condition.”
Albert Camus - Chroniques
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The evil that is in the world almost always comes of ignorance, and good intentions may do as much harm as malevolence if they lack understanding.”
Albert Camus - The Plague
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Freedom is not constituted primarily of privilege but of responsibilities.”
Albert Camus
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Absurd is lucid reason noting its limits.”
Albert Camus
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I revolt, therefore I am.”
Albert Camus - L'Été
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