Affluence creates poverty.
Bloody men are like bloody buses – you wait for about a year and as soon as one approaches your stop two or three others appear.
We become what we behold. We shape our tools and then our tools shape us.
The photograph reverses the purpose of travel, which until now had been to encounter the strange and unfamiliar.
I’ve never been more famous than I was, suddenly, in 1986.
Appetite is essentially insatiable, and where it operates as a criterion of both action and enjoyment (that is, everywhere in the Western world since the sixteenth century) it will infallibly discover congenial agencies (mechanical and political) of expression.
Politics will eventually be replaced by imagery. The politician will be only too happy to abdicate in favor of his image, because the image will be much more powerful than he could ever be.
The ends must justify the means.
Where the whole man is involved there is no work. Work begins with the division of labor.