Jacques Lacan

Jacques Lacan

French psychiatrist
Love means giving something you don't have to someone who doesn't want it.More Jacques Lacan quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
In other words, the man who is born into existence deals first with language; this is a given. He is even caught in it before his birth.More Jacques Lacan quotes [07/29/2011 03:07:22]
The evil eye is the fascinum, it is that which has the effect of arresting movement and, literally, of killing life. At the moment the subject stops, suspending his gesture, he is mortified. This anti-life, anti-movement function of the terminal point is the fascinum, and it is precisely one of the dimensions in which the power of the gaze is exercised directly.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 [07/29/2011 03:07:51]
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]

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