Quotation by Albert Camus

Then I had only prisoners' thoughts. I awaited the daily walk which I took in the yard, or my lawyer's visit. I managed the remainder of my time very well. I have often thought that if I was made to live in a dry tree trunk, without any other occupation but to watch the flower of the sky above my head, I would have gradually gotten used to it.
Albert Camus (1913–1960), French-Algerian novelist, dramatist, philosopher. The Stranger, p. 110, Gallimard (1942).
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