Chwast’s Quote: The Illustrated Words of Albert Camus

A notable quote from Albert Camus, illustrated by Seymour Chwast—number 148 in a weekly series. Submit a quote in the comments (or on Twitter or Facebook), and it will be considered for a future column.

"A single sentence will suffice for modern man: He fornicated and read the papers." - Albert Camus

For more Seymour Chwast, check out The Last Word, his illustrated column in Print magazine, available from