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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

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Culture: the cry of men in face of their destiny.
Albert Camus




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Culture : cri des hommes devant leur destin.”
Albert Camus




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Quotes about culture:



Quotes for: culture

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Culture is what remains when one has forgotten everything we had learned.”
Selma Lagerlöf
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Philosophy is the culture of the soul.”
Marcus Tullius Cicero
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We must cultivate our garden.”
Voltaire - Candide ou l'Optimisme
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Whatever makes for cultural development is working also against war.”
Sigmund Freud
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It seems to me that, in every culture, I come across a chapter headed 'Wisdom.' And then I know exactly what is going to follow: 'Vanity of vanities, all is vanity.'”
Ludwig Wittgenstein
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Without culture, and the relative freedom it implies, society, even when perfect, is but a jungle. This is why any authentic creation is a gift to the future.”
Albert Camus
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Quotes about destiny:



Quotes for: destiny

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The stars of your destiny are in your heart.”
Friedrich Schiller
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A person often meets his destiny on the road he took to avoid it.”
Jean de La Fontaine - Fables
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Fate shuffles the cards and we play.”
Arthur Schopenhauer - Parerga and Paralipomena
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A Destiny is not a punishment.”
Albert Camus - The Myth of Sisyphus
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Each life makes its destiny.”
Henri-Frédéric Amiel - Journal intime
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What a man thinks of himself, that it is which determines, or rather indicates, his fate.”
Henry David Thoreau - Walden; or, Life in the Woods
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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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