Michel Foucault

Michel Foucault

French philosopher, historian and theorist of culture, a prominent representative of modern French structuralism
There are moments in life where the question of knowing whether one might think otherwise than one thinks and perceive otherwise than one sees is indispensable if one is to continue to observe or reflect ... What is philosophy today ... if it does not consist in, instead of legitimizing what we already know, undertaking to know how and how far it might be possible to think otherwise?More Michel Foucault quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It's not a matter of emancipating truth from every system of power (which would be a chimera, for truth is already power) but of detaching the power of truth from the forms of hegemony, social, economic and cultural, within which it operates at the present timeMore Michel Foucault quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Madness is the absolute break with the work of art; it forms the constitutive moment of abolition, which dissolves in time the truth of the work of art.More Michel Foucault quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The lyricism of marginality may find inspiration in the image of the outlaw, the great social nomad, who prowls on the confines of a docile, frightened order.More Michel Foucault quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Why should the lamp or the house be an art object but not our life?More Michel Foucault quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

Quotes of the month

Candace Owens Will rioting and looting as well as violence against cops bring back George Floyd? [06/06/2020 01:06:52] More


Leonid Parfenov The court is always on the side of the prosecutor's office. [06/17/2020 10:06:04] More


Aleksandr Grachev Itís sad when only funny salary is the fun in life. [06/17/2020 12:06:25] More


Arina Averina Sadness is when you always leave the gym and understand how much you leave behind you. [06/28/2020 04:06:46] More


Ferdinand Porsche In the beginning I looked around and, not finding the automobile of my dreams, decided to build it myself. [06/24/2020 08:06:00] More