What pornography is really about, ultimately, isn't sex but death.
Tamed as it may be, sexuality remains one of the demonic forces in human consciousness...
The love of the famous, like all strong passions, is quite abstract. Its intensity can...
Al forms of consensus about ''great'' books and ''perennial'' problems, once stabilized, tend to deteriorate...
The discovery of the good taste of bad taste can be very liberating. The man...
Anything in history or nature that can be described as changing steadily can be seen...
Religion is probably, after sex, the second oldest resource which human beings have available to...
I was not looking for my dreams to interpret my life, but rather for my...
Pornography is a theatre of types, never of individuals.
Authoritarian political ideologies have a vested interest in promoting fear, a sense of the imminence...
Sanity is a cozy lie.
Books are funny little portable pieces of thought.
Science fiction films are not about science. They are about disaster, which is one of...
Camp is a vision of the world in terms of style - but a particular...
Silence remains, inescapably, a form of speech.
Depression is melancholy minus its charms - the animation, the fits.
So successful has been the camera's role in beautifying the world that photographs, rather than...
Existence is no more than the precarious attainment of relevance in an intensely mobile flux...