What is a rebel? A man who says no.
Albert Camus (1913 - 1960)
Source: L'Homme revolte (The Rebel), 1951
Contributed by: Zaady
Every act of rebellion expresses a nostalgia for innocence.
Nothing is more despicable than respect based on fear.
Some cry: 'Love me!!' Others: 'Don't love me!!' But a certain genus, the worst and most unhappy, cries: 'Don't love me and be faithful to me!!'
I love life - that's my real weakness. I love it so much that I am incapable of imagining what is not life.
Man is the only creature that refuses to be what he is.
Martyrs, cher ami, must choose between being forgotten, mocked, or made use of. As for being understood - never!!!
There is only misfortune in not being loved; there is misery in not loving.
Truly fertile Music, the only kind that will move us, that we shall truly appreciate, will be a Music conducive to Dream, which banishes all reason and analysis. One must not wish first to understand and then to feel. Art does not tolerate Reason.
The need to be right - the sign of a vulgar mind.
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