Quotation by Albert Camus

I was always able to understand my friend who decided to quit smoking and who, through an effort of will, succeeded in doing so. One morning, he opened the newspaper, read that the first H- bomb had exploded, found out about the bomb's admirable effects and went straight to the tobacconist's.
Albert Camus (1913–1960), French-Algerian novelist, dramatist, philosopher. The Fall, p. 92, Gallimard (1956).
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