Roland Barthes

Roland Barthes

French structuralist and semiotician
Pleasure is continually disappointed, reduced, deflated, in favor of strong, noble values: Truth, Death, Progress, Struggle, Joy, etc. Its victorious rival is Desire: we are always being told about Desire, never about Pleasure. Roland Barthes quotes

Quotes of the month

Andrejj Svobodin A woman was created in order to distract a man from his life path. [08/16/2022 03:08:59] More


Dmitry Medvedev The goals of the special military operation will be achieved, this will someday be realized by those who "feed" Kyiv with money and weapons. [07/27/2022 09:07:54] More


Vladislav Bozhidai Others may have their own opinion, different from yours, only if it is indifferent to you. [08/07/2022 09:08:33] More


Author Unknown Women should be loved disinterestedly, but they rarely agree to this ... [08/16/2022 03:08:09] More


Sergey Sidorov The first love opens the sequence of subsequent ones. [08/11/2022 10:08:48] More