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SLAVOJ ŽIŽEK

“Cinema is the ultimate pervert art. It doesn't give you what you desire - it tells you how to desire.”

SLAVOJ ŽIŽEK

5

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SLAVOJ ŽIŽEK

“The threat today is not passivity, but pseudo-activity, the urge to "be active", to "participate", to mask the Nothingness of what goes on.”

SLAVOJ ŽIŽEK

6

93 reads

SLAVOJ ŽIŽEK

“I think boredom is the beginning of every authentic act. (...) Boredom opens up the space, for new engagements. Without boredom, no creativity. If you are not bored, you just stupidly enjoy the situation in which you are.”

SLAVOJ ŽIŽEK

6

77 reads

SLAVOJ ŽIŽEK

“Love feels like a great misfortune, a monstrous parasite, a permanent state of emergency that ruins all small pleasures.”

SLAVOJ ŽIŽEK

4

76 reads

SLAVOJ ŽIŽEK

“I agree with Sophocles: the greatest luck is not to have been born - but, as the joke goes on, very few people succeed in it.”

SLAVOJ ŽIŽEK

4

75 reads

SLAVOJ ŽIŽEK

“Humanity is OK, but 99% of people are boring idiots.”

SLAVOJ ŽIŽEK

5

81 reads

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yuyutsu

Absurdist. Failed musician. Successful pessimist. Gamer.

CURATOR'S NOTE

sharing some provocative ideas from Slavoj Žižek on his 75th birthday (March 21st)

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