…ign can change the world because it’s not. Because I think anyone can change the world. And because the world isn’t usually changed by special people. It’s changed by ordinary people. Ordinary people who take it upon themselves to take a stand because they’re trying to lead ordinary lives and something stupid gets in their way.
He says, Sisyphus is the perfect model for us, since he has no illusions about his pointless situation and yet revolts against the circumstances. With every descent of the rock he makes a conscious decision to give it another go. He keeps pushing that rock and recognises that this is what his existence is all about: to be truly alive, to keep pushing.