Apr 172017

The feeling that one has narrowly escaped punishment is the sign that it is preparing.

Apr 132017

The work of art is not the object, and not the experience of the object: it is the experience of having experienced it.

Apr 122017

The conquerors enslave the conquered, when the gap between them is small; when it is large, they exterminate them.

Apr 112017

Men first lie and cheat for sport, then for trinkets, and finally for great ends, having formed the habit.

Apr 102017

A suppressed idea mutates to ever more virulent forms; these are then invoked to justify its continued suppression.