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Albert Camus
Variant translation: "I recognize only one duty, and that is to love" - Carnets: 1935-1942 [Notebooks: 1935-1942], p. 54
Albert Camus
As quoted in Visions from Earth (2004) by James R. Miller, p. 126

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Born: November 7, 1913

Died: January 4, 1960 (aged 46)

Nationality: French

Occupation: Philosopher

Bio: Albert Camus was a French pied-noir author, journalist, and philosopher. His views contributed to the rise of the philosophy known as absurdism. He wrote in his essay The Rebel that his whole life was devoted to opposing the philosophy of nihilism while still delving deeply into individual freedom.

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