I Love Albert Camus

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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
    1 Response Aug 21, 2014

    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

    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
    3 Responses Feb 5, 2009

    L'Etranger Changed My Life

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

    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

    "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."
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    3 Responses Apr 4, 2014
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