Jacques Lacan

Jacques Lacan

French psychiatrist
Psychoanalysis is a terribly efficient instrument, and because it is more and more a prestigious instrument, we run the risk of using it with a purpose for which it was not made for, and in this way we may degrade it.More Jacques Lacan quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Yet, analytical truth is not as mysterious, or as secret, so as to not allow us to see that people with a talent for directing consciences see truth rise spontaneously.More Jacques Lacan quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Aside from that reservation, a fictive tale even has the advantage of manifesting symbolic necessity more purely to the extent that we may believe its conception arbitrary.More Jacques Lacan quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Since Freud, the center of man is not where we thought it was; one has to go on from there.More Jacques Lacan quotes [07/29/2011 03:07:43]
For the signifier is a unit in its very uniqueness, being by nature symbol only of an absence.More Jacques Lacan quotes [07/29/2011 03:07:08]

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