Albert Camus on the Watcher and the Watched

“An intellectual? Yes. And never deny it. An intellectual is someone whose mind watches itself. I like this, because I am happy to be both halves, the watcher and the watched. ‘Can they be brought together?’ This is a practical question. We must get down to it. ‘I despise intelligence’ really means: ‘I cannot bear my doubts.'”-Albert Camus

Daily Diversion #231: Tiny Autumn Leaf

“Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower.”-Albert Camus

Leaf

A tiny  autumn leaf resting atop a lantern on our front porch.

Daily Diversion #198: View from the Party

I didn’t post anything yesterday, because it was my lovely best friend’s birthday. I was too busy partying it up at a place with incredible views. Like this:

Pretty Party View

Pretty Party View

“Don’t walk behind me; I may not lead. Don’t walk in front of me; I may not follow. Just walk beside me and be my friend.”-Albert Camus