Febrero – Fascination vertigineuse et distanciation intelligente

«Finally, it does not involve a future with the unfolding of time and its uncertainties, or anyway its successive moments. It is not a successive time but a sort of immediate time, gathered up into a point, which must make one consider that all the worst misfortunes of the world, which will happen to you anyway, are already present. They are imminent with regard to the present you are living. You see then that it is not at all a case of thinking about the future that is an exception to the general mistrust of thinking about the future. In reality, within this mistrust, it is a nullification of the future by making everything possi­ble present, if you like, in a sort of present test of thought. We do not start from the present in order to simulate the future: we give ourselves the entire future in order to simulate it as present. It is therefore a nullification of the future».
-Michel Foucault, The Hermeneutics of the Subject (clase del 24 de marzo de 1982)

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Diciembre 2018 – la que puede puede y yo puedo

“No quiero una familia nueva, no quiero otra familia, las familias son un asco”
-Kevin McCallister

“The moral of the tale is this: whoever allows himself to be whipped, deserves to be whipped”
-Leopold von Sacher-Masoch, Venus in Furs

“And we can feel shame at being human in utterly trivial situations, too: in the face of too great a vulgarization of thinking, in the face of TV entertainment, of a ministerial speech, of ‘jolly people’ gossiping. This is one of the most powerful incentives towards philosophy”
-Gilles Deleuze, Negotiations

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