Barthes

Famous quotes containing the word barthes:

    The skyscraper establishes the block, the block creates the street, the street offers itself to man.
    —Roland Barthes (1915–1980)

    I think that cars today are almost the exact equivalent of the great Gothic cathedrals: I mean the supreme creation of an era, conceived with passion by unknown artists, and consumed in image if not in usage by a whole population which appropriates them as a purely magical object.
    —Roland Barthes (1915–1980)

    Through the mythology of Einstein, the world blissfully regained the image of knowledge reduced to a formula.
    —Roland Barthes (1915–1980)