“The pervert ..elevates the [fictive] enjoying big Other into the agency of Law.” – SLAVOJ ZIZEK http://ift.tt/1IV4SNA
“A masochist locates enjoyment in the very agency of the Law that prohibits access to enjoyment.” – SLAVOJ ZIZEK http://ift.tt/1HAQ31d
“..We are greedy because
..we fear depending
..we fear making choices
..we fear that it isn’t the right thing” – ADAM PHILLIPS http://ift.tt/1KYGFW9
“[Militaristic Zen perversely says that] liberation lies in losing one’s Self, ..uniting with the ..Void, .. the difference between life + death no longer matters, we regain the original selfless unity.” – ..This is ..perverse: ..The warrior no longer acts as a person; he is ..desubjectivized.
– SLAVOJ ZIZEK http://ift.tt/1KY6rKh
“Perversions supplant the impossibility of the sexual relationship.” – PAUL VERHAEGHE http://ift.tt/1FfXlK6
“that figures like Eichmann were not ‘perverted sadists’ ..refers to the ..notion of a ‘sadist’ as a person who fully wills and enjoys the suffering he inflicts upon his others.” – SLAVOJ ZIZEK on how Eichmann was actually a perverse subject in how he justified his actions by making himself someone who, in his view, just executes a quasi divine will http://ift.tt/1ARuaWi
“..The pervert’s subjective position is the attitude of radical self-instramentalization, of turning oneself into the pure instrument-object” – The sadistic pervert is not a passionate figure of demoniac evil but a thoroughly depersonalized ‘bureaucrat of Evil’, a pure executioner – there is no psychological depth in his personality, no complex cobweb of traumatic motivations.
– SLAVOJ ZIZEK http://ift.tt/1MTmlXv