There exists, between people in love, a kind of capital held by each. This is not just a stock of affects or pleasure, but also the possibility of playing double or quits with the share you hold in the other’s heart.
If you say, I love you, then you have already fallen in love with language, which is already a form of break up and infidelity.
Fishing is a delusion entirely surrounded by liars in old clothes.
The health of a democratic society may be measured by the quality of functions performed by private citizens.
The chief obstacle to the progress of the human race is the human race.
All those who seek to destroy the liberties of a democratic nation ought to know that war is the surest and shortest means to accomplish it.
Americans are so enamored of equality that they would rather be equal in slavery than unequal in freedom.
Successful people are the ones who think up things for the rest of the world to keep busy at.
There is nothing funny about Halloween. This sarcastic festival reflects, rather, an infernal demand for revenge by children on the adult world.
To love someone is to isolate him from the world, wipe out every trace of him, dispossess him of his shadow, drag him into a murderous future. It is to circle around the other like a dead star and absorb him into a black light.