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I Love Albert Camus

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    L'Etranger Changed My Life

    And that's why I chose Meursault as my name here.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Feb 7, 2013

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    Damn It Albert

    Why did you have to describe what I feel so accurately?  You make it so much harder for me to dellude myself.
    dan888 dan888 26-30, M 2 Responses Jun 12, 2009

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    Camus... the Philosopher Who Knew How to Write

    I love him for his fiction. I'm reading 'the plague'. Nietzche might have written a book with a chapter titled 'why I write such good books' but even nietzche could have learned a thing or two from camus. he continues along the idea of learning thorough story telling. and I...
    chairmanmeow chairmanmeow 22-25, F 4 Responses Feb 5, 2009

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    Because he was not only a great writer

    and philosopher but also a beautiful person who tried to improve human rights. His words speak to my soul -“In the midst of winter, I found there was, within me, an invincible summer. And that makes me happy. For it says that no matter how hard the world pushes against me...
    aloysia aloysia 26-30, F Aug 21

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    The Benign Indifference Of The Universe

    And I felt ready to live it all again too. As if the blind rage had washed me clean, rid me of hope; for the first time, in that night alive with signs and stars, I opened myself to the gentle indifference of the world. Finding it so much like myself — so like a brother, really...
    StairsandFlowers StairsandFlowers 31-35, F 2 Responses Mar 14, 2013

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    "Don't walk in front of me; I may not follow.

    Don't walk behind me; I may not lead. Just walk beside me and be my friend." "I was absent at the moment I took up the most space."
    onomatopoeiaCA onomatopoeiaCA 41-45, F 5 Responses Apr 4

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    More I Enjoyed Exploring the Word of His Books

     When I was in High school and read Camus before his death, I was challenged to think more about the world and how we live in it.  He was an existentialist and thought the world had no meaning.  I can't agree with that but it was challenging to think more...
    dorobo dorobo 70+, M 4 Responses Apr 3, 2009

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    artymike8 artymike8 41-45, M 5 days ago

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    He was bright. And slow. Like me.
    Livyn4pals Livyn4pals 46-50, M 5 days ago

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    “My dear, In the midst of hate, I found there was, within me, an invincible love. In the midst of tears, I found there was, within me, an invincible smile. In the midst of chaos...
    Wiltingflower Wiltingflower 36-40, F 6 days ago

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    "In the depth of winter I finally learned that there was in me an invincible summer." Albert Camus
    yeronlyman yeronlyman 41-45, M Aug 11

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    "Don't walk behind me, I may not lead. Don't walk in front of me, I may not follow. Just walk beside me, and be my friend." -Albert Camus
    Midnightchorus Midnightchorus 18-21, M 5 days ago

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    The world is a dangerous place to live; not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people who don't do anything about it. Albert Einstein
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    They Don't Call Me Monstermaster For Nothing - Well of course I love horror movies, in particular 80's and 90's era as well as 70's and classic Hammer Horror. I have a list of...
    Monstermaster13 Monstermaster13 22-25, M 2 Responses Aug 16

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    The villa we stayed in was beautiful, and about ten paces within the sea!! It was cleaned twice per day so was constantly spotless....Entrance desk, housekeeping, interaction and...
    Rileyrr1962 Rileyrr1962 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 20

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    Lower than an hrs ferry journey by schooner less than sail from its shut neighbour Praslin, La Digue contains a inhabitants of close to 2000 and will be cycled from one particular...
    Willy52yt Willy52yt 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 21

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    Any man who can drive safely while kissing a pretty girl is simply not giving the kiss the attention it deserves. Albert Einstein
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 3 Responses Jul 30

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    "If you want to live a happy life, tie it to a goal, not to people or things." - Albert Einstein
    tobesucessful tobesucessful 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 3

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    No Pale pastel calm collected rock music for Eric Clapton Jack Bruce and Ginger Baker at Royal Albert Hall in 1968. This is monumental frenetic Rock at its best.. and the best rock...
    OkCountryBoy OkCountryBoy 66-70, M Aug 7

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    "There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle." ~Albert Einstein
    lovingRIZA lovingRIZA 51-55, F Aug 13

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    Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value. –Albert Einstein
    lovingRIZA lovingRIZA 51-55, F 1 Response Aug 13

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    Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results. ~Albert Einstein
    lovingRIZA lovingRIZA 51-55, F Aug 13

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    canada is probably the most amazing place in the world. i'm from england, but some of my family live over in alberta and i go every year and i just can't get enough of how amazing...
    samosborne12 samosborne12 18-21, M 1 Response Aug 14

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    It never rains in Southern California-Albert Hammond
    agbells13 agbells13 31-35, F Aug 18

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    Set in flower glades with the Beach front, the Deluxe Villas are actually designed with flawless style exuding sheer sophistication.The features checklist suggests There is...
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    So my dilemma is, could a person you should convey to what's going to be bundled.as my stop by is almost in this article and i don't want to be dissatisfied.Thank you a great deal...
    Jenipe Jenipe 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 22

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    Sara Jackson Holman - for Albert http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FRbD8QkxmJI
    Gabriella20xx Gabriella20xx 16-17, F 2 days ago

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    This compact archipelago is definitely the northernmost land in Svalbard. Englishmen still left their mark for the duration of a study in the islands from the 1780s. The party...
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    So having unrequited love fore someone you have known for a few months is bad or even a year or two. Though knowing someone your whole life and having unrequited love for them is...
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    I joined an Experienced titled "I cannot talk about my problems to people" and I told the truth.. I cannot. This whole time I have been sharing my hardships with angels... I am...
    1Lostcause 1Lostcause 16-17, T 1 Response 14 hrs ago

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    The heart is sheer love The heart is precious, treasured The heart shelters all I love your brilliance Every thing you share I find The beauty which shines You are amazing Your...
    SquirrellyGal2493 SquirrellyGal2493 18-21 11 hrs ago

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    She's the only one I truly love :'( I don't care how young I am. I don't care what I have yet to experience :'( it won't matter :'( I am not attracted to girls anymore :'( they're...
    ywilliam31 ywilliam31 16-17, M 10 hrs ago

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    I loved someone who wasn't ready to be in love. We were young and I totally understand it now. At the time I felt so empty and I let it all take over my life. I dislike how I dealt...
    InfiniteSunshine InfiniteSunshine 26-30, F 3 Responses 10 hrs ago

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    Your fingertips across my skin The palm trees swaying in the wind Images You sang me Spanish lullabies The sweetest sadness in your eyes Clever trick I never want to see you...
    FunnyandNerdy FunnyandNerdy 16-17, F 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    But imma admit some of what of swings said about his rock hip hop interview kinda pissed me off and hes lyrics as well I understand why some khip hop fans or kpop fans in general...
    Xxchristinx18 Xxchristinx18 18-21, F 1 Response 17 hrs ago

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    So it's me again. The guy that people seem to love to hate but I accepted the hate. I admit that a part of me miss having to think about someone else then me all the time. What I...
    ilikenetflix ilikenetflix 26-30, M 1 Response 13 hrs ago

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    "I love you means that I accept you for the person that you are and that I do not wish to change you into someone else. It means that I do not expect perfection from you - just as...
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    Owl City - This Isn't The End An eight year old girl had a panic attack 'Cause the father she loved left and never looked back No longer the hero she counted on He told her he...
    Friends54 Friends54 13-15, F 12 hrs ago

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    I love Youtube.... Permission to love you FOREVER OwO I already do^w^ I already do -_-' That's more than you needed to know, wow I completely forget I was being typed on camera...
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    I love the Ohm symbol . It has deep meaning to me and I love the look of it too . Such a simple small symbol and it means so much , I just love it . Gonna get a small tattoo of it...
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    The Purple Rose of Cairo (1985), directed by Woody Allen With Mia Farrow, Jeff Daniels, Danny Aiello ***Spoiler alert*** This movie was an incredible thing, first the plot is a...
    Allaloneandpoisoned Allaloneandpoisoned 22-25, F 8 hrs ago

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    He sits in his cell, And he lays on his bed. Covers his head and closes his eyes. He sees a smoking gun, And the coward he ran. And in his arms is the bleeding Love of his life...
    Rodaas Rodaas 18-21, F 7 hrs ago

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    I realise that nothing changes until you change it. Nothing is better until you make it that way. There’s nothing you’re not responsible for. Just waiting around for something...
    kaymiu kaymiu 41-45, F 7 hrs ago

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    To my C "I am a wonderful person in your presence, a beautiful kind and loving person. Your presence and your deep love shine on me in such a sweet way. Our connection is deeper...
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    I can now say I can swim 3.8 miles in the water. Goal 4 miles. Why? I love long distance swimming. Short to . I hate the fly Love breast stroke and freestyle. I love relays I was...
    StefanieL StefanieL 26-30, F 1 Response 7 hrs ago

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    I really love my belly. I've definitely gained weight recently, but I didn't really notice till I was walking by some shop windows and saw how much my belly was sticking out in...
    Maybegainer Maybegainer 18-21, F 2 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    Hey lyka..im not sure when you will see this. But we just finished talking on minecraft. I just want you to know..that for all the sass you give me..any and all pain i might go...
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