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Quotation by Albert Camus
Listen to me, imbecile. If the Treasury is important, then human life is not. This is clear. All those who think like you ought to admit this reasoning and count their lives for nothing because they hold money for everything.
Albert Camus (1913–1960), French-Algerian novelist, dramatist, philosopher. Gallimard (1958). Caligula to his Finance Minister in Caligula, act 1, sc. 9, Pléiade (1962).
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