Quotes by Jean Baudrillard

There is nothing more mysterious than a TV set left on in an empty room. It is even stranger than a man talking to himself or a wo man stand ...

Jean Baudrillard television

Television knows no night. It is perpetual day. TV embodies our fear of the dark, of night, of the other side of things. ...

Jean Baudrillard television

One should speak of television's cold light, and why it is inoffensive to the imagination (including the imagination of children). It is inn ...

Jean Baudrillard television images

You are born modern, you do not become so. ...

Jean Baudrillard modernism and postmodernism

The surprises of thought are like those of love: they wear out. But here too you can carry on for a long time doing your conjugal duty. ...

Jean Baudrillard thinking thoughtful

Smile and others will smile back. Smile to show how transparent, how candid you are. Smile if you have nothing to say. Most of all , do not ...

Jean Baudrillard smiling

Democracy is the menopause of Western society, the Grand Climacteric of the body social. Fascism is its middle-aged lust. ...

Jean Baudrillard democracy

There is nothing funny about Halloween. This sarcastic festival reflects, rather, an infernal demand for revenge by children on th e adult w ...

Jean Baudrillard festivals

What is a society without a heroic dimension? ...

Jean Baudrillard heroes heroines

The skylines lit up at dead of night, the air- conditioning systems cooling empty hotels in the desert and artificial light in the middle of ...

Jean Baudrillard civilization

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