What distinguishes modern art from the art of other ages is criticism.
Art is an invention of aesthetics, which in turn is an invention of philosophers.... What we call art is a game.
Solitude is the profoundest fact of the human condition. Man is the only being who knows he is alone.
Social criticism begins with grammar and the re-establishing of meanings.
Every view of the world that becomes extinct, every culture that disappears, diminishes a possibility of life.
Our democratic capitalist society has converted Eros into an employee of Mammon.