Roland Barthes Quotes

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Born: 1915-11-12, Cherbourg, France
Birth Country: France
Died: Paris, France, 1980-03-26

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

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

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