Albert Camus The Myth Of Sisyphus

analytical Essay
259 words
259 words

In Albert Camus essay "The Myth of Sisyphus", he claims suicide is a confession that life is not worth living. That many people have a conflict with understanding what it is they want from the universe and what we end up settling for. He argues that life is meaningless and absurd yet we have the power to rebel against the absurdity and take control over our own fate in happiness. But perhaps there is an alternative to suicide, a permanent solution to a temporary problem.
Maybe we shouldn't think about how bad a problem is but how bad these problems are hurting us. Many searches for the meaning in their life and often feel lost, however, it is alright to be lost and don't need to have those question answered right away. Camus questioned whether

In this essay, the author

  • Analyzes how albert camus' essay "the myth of sisyphus" argues that suicide is a confession that life is not worth living.
  • Analyzes how camus questioned whether we are able to live without hope, hope that life is meaningful without the hopelessness that suicide brings.
  • Opines that even if life is not worth living or has any true purpose, it is still worthwhile living for the experience. we should change our attitude toward the absurdity of life by accepting it.
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