Guy Debord Quotes

Top 33 wise famous quotes and sayings by Guy Debord

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Guy Debord quotes: Boredom is always counter-revolutionary. Always. Boredom is always counter-revolutionary. Always.
Guy Debord quotes: Spectacle is the sun that never sets over the empire of modern passivity Spectacle is the sun that never sets over the empire of modern passivity
Guy Debord quotes: I have written less than most writers. But I have drunk far more than most drinkers. I have written less than most writers. But I have drunk far more than most drinkers.
Guy Debord quotes: Where the real world changes into simple images, the simple images become real beings and effective motivations of hypnotic behavior. Where the real world changes into simple images, the simple images become real beings and effective motivations of hypnotic behavior.
Guy Debord quotes: Quotations are useful in periods of ignorance or obscurantist beliefs. Quotations are useful in periods of ignorance or obscurantist beliefs.
Guy Debord quotes: The advertisements during intermissions are the truest reflection of an intermission from life. The advertisements during intermissions are the truest reflection of an intermission from life.
Guy Debord quotes: The passions have been sufficiently interpreted; the point now is to discover new ones. The passions have been sufficiently interpreted; the point now is to discover new ones.
Guy Debord quotes: The spectacle in general, as the concrete inversion of life, is the autonomous movement of the non-living. The spectacle in general, as the concrete inversion of life, is the autonomous movement of the non-living.
Guy Debord quotes: The spectacle is capital accumulated to the point where it becomes image. The spectacle is capital accumulated to the point where it becomes image.
Guy Debord quotes: In a world that has REALLY been turned on its head, truth is a moment of falsehood. In a world that has REALLY been turned on its head, truth is a moment of falsehood.
Guy Debord quotes: Behind the masks of total choice, different forms of the same alienation confront each other. Behind the masks of total choice, different forms of the same alienation confront each other.
Guy Debord quotes: Tourism, human circulation considered as consumption is fundamentally nothing more than the leisure of going to see what has become banal. Tourism, human circulation considered as consumption is fundamentally nothing more than the leisure of going to see what has become banal.
Guy Debord quotes: So far from realizing philosophy, the spectacle philosophizes reality, and turns the material life of everyone into a universe of speculation. So far from realizing philosophy, the spectacle philosophizes reality, and turns the material life of everyone into a universe of speculation.
Guy Debord quotes: In our society now, we prefer to see ourselves living than living. In our society now, we prefer to see ourselves living than living.
Guy Debord quotes: Plagiarism is necessary, progress implies it Plagiarism is necessary, progress implies it
Guy Debord quotes: All that was once directly lived has become mere representation. All that was once directly lived has become mere representation.
Guy Debord quotes: The power to homogenize is the heavy artillery that has battered down all Chinese walls. The power to homogenize is the heavy artillery that has battered down all Chinese walls.
Guy Debord quotes: None of the activity stolen by work can be regained by submitting to what work has produced. - The Society of The Spectacle None of the activity stolen by work can be regained by submitting to what work has produced. - The Society of The Spectacle
Guy Debord quotes: The spectacle thus unites what is separate, but it unites it only in its separateness. The spectacle thus unites what is separate, but it unites it only in its separateness.
Guy Debord quotes: Art ... can become the direct organisation of more highly evolved sensations. Art ... can become the direct organisation of more highly evolved sensations.
Guy Debord quotes: We still have some time to take advantage of the fact that radio and television stations are not yet guarded by the army. We still have some time to take advantage of the fact that radio and television stations are not yet guarded by the army.
Guy Debord quotes: But a lie that can no longer be challenged becomes insane. But a lie that can no longer be challenged becomes insane.
Guy Debord quotes: The more powerful the class, the more it claims not to exist. The more powerful the class, the more it claims not to exist.
Guy Debord quotes: He will essentially follow the language of the spectacle, for it is the only one he is familiar with. He will essentially follow the language of the spectacle, for it is the only one he is familiar with.
Guy Debord quotes: I have written much less than most people who write; I have drunk much more than most people who drink. I have written much less than most people who write; I have drunk much more than most people who drink.