"Art is uncompromising and life is full of compromises."
"Believing: it means believing in our own lies. And I can say that I am grateful that I got this lesson very early."
"If work and leisure are soon to be subordinated to this one utopian principle - absolute busyness - then utopia and melancholy will come to coincide: an age without conflict will dawn, perpetually busy - and without consciousness."
"Information networks straddle the world. Nothing remains concealed. But the sheer volume of information dissolves the information. We are unable to take it all in."