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Roland Barthes – 3 Quotes


3 Quotes by Roland Barthes


Through the mythology of Einstein, the world blissfully regained the image of knowledge reduced to a formula.

– Roland Barthes

Language is legislation, speech is its code. We do not see the power which is in speech because we forget that all speech is a classification, and that all classifications are oppressive.

– Roland Barthes

There is only one way left to escape the alienation of present day society: to retreat ahead of it.

– Roland Barthes