Quotation by Albert Camus

Helicon: "It takes one day to make a senator and ten years to make a worker."
Caligula: "But I am afraid that it takes twenty years to make a worker out of a senator."
Albert Camus (1913–1960), French-Algerian novelist, dramatist, philosopher. Gallimard (1958). Caligula, act 2, sc. 5, Pléiade (1962).
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