By Albert Camus
Every art and every inquiry, and similarly every action and choice, is thought to aim at some good; and for this reason the good has rightly been declared to be that at which all things aim.
The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.
Rhetoric may be defined as the faculty of observing in any given case the available means of persuasion. This is not a function of any other art.
The gods too are fond of a joke.
The secret to humor is surprise.
Art attracts us only by what it reveals of our most secret self.
If a dog jumps into your lap, it is because he is fond of you; but if a cat does the same thing, it is because your lap is warmer.
The point about zero is that we do not need to use it in the operation of daily life. No one goes out to buy zero fish.
The art of progress is to reserve order amid change, and to preserve change amid order.
Air travel is nature’s way of making you look like your passport photo.
The aesthetic principle is the same in every art, only the material differs.
Love of beauty is taste. The creation of beauty is art.
Art is a person’s private vision expressed in aesthetic forms.
My parents warned me about the drugs in the streets but never the ones with big brown eyes and a heartbeat.
With a good makeup brush, every woman can be an artist.
A beautiful lady is an accident of nature. A beautiful old lady is a work of art.
A man without moustache is like a woman with moustache.
If your boyfriend doesn’t have a beard, you have a girlfriend.
Why do I grow a Beard? Because I am neither a woman nor a child.
Shaving says a lot about a Man. Like, “I’m not one.”