John Berger Quotes

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autobiography-begins-with-a-sense-of-being-alone-it-is-an-orphan-form
what-makes-photography-a-strange-invention-is-that-its-primary-raw-materials-are-light-and-time
emigration-forced-or-chosen-across-national-frontiers-or-from-village-to-metropolis-is-the-quintessential-experience-of-our-time
publicity-is-the-life-of-this-culture-in-so-far-as-without-publicity-capitalism-could-not-survive-and-at-the-same-time-publicity-is-its-dream
the-envied-are-like-bureaucrats-the-more-impersonal-they-are-the-greater-the-illusion-for-themselves-and-for-others-of-their-power
nakedness-reveals-itself-nudity-is-placed-on-display-the-nude-is-condemned-to-never-being-naked-nudity-is-a-form-of-dress
seeing-comes-before-words-the-child-looks-recognizes-before-it-can-speak-john-berger
photography-because-it-stops-flow-life-is-always-flirting-with-death-john-berger
glamour-cannot-exist-without-personal-social-envy-being-common-widespread-emotion-john-berger
to-remain-innocent-may-also-be-to-remain-ignorant-john-berger
the-transcendental-face-art-is-always-form-prayer-john-berger
history-always-constitutes-relation-between-present-its-past-consequently-fear-present-leads-to-mystification-past-john-berger
to-be-desired-is-perhaps-closest-anybody-in-this-life-can-reach-to-feeling-immortal-john-berger
your-lips-beloved-are-like-honeycomb-honey-milk-are-under-tongue-and-smell-your-clothes-is-like-smell-my-home-john-berger
if-every-event-which-occurred-could-be-given-name-there-would-be-no-need-for-stories-john-berger
we-live-in-dominant-culture-ceaseless-departure-progress-that-has-far-lasted-two-three-centuries-john-berger
it-can-happen-that-book-unlike-its-authors-grows-younger-as-years-pass-john-berger
the-zoo-cannot-but-disappoint-john-berger
the-animal-has-secrets-which-unlike-secrets-caves-mountains-seas-are-specifically-addressed-to-man-john-berger
the-publicity-image-steals-her-love-herself-as-she-is-offers-it-back-to-her-for-price-product-john-berger
fanaticism-comes-from-any-form-chosen-blindness-accompanying-pursuit-single-dogma-john-berger
every-city-has-sex-age-which-have-nothing-to-do-with-demography-john-berger
advertising-is-not-merely-assembly-competing-messages-it-is-language-itself-which-is-always-being-used-to-make-same-general-proposal-john-berger
never-chain-your-dogs-together-with-sausages-one-must-accustom-ones-self-to-be-bored-john-berger
to-be-naked-is-to-be-oneself-to-be-nude-is-to-be-seen-naked-by-others-yet-not-recognised-for-oneself-john-berger
one-can-say-language-that-it-is-potentially-only-human-home-only-dwelling-place-that-cannot-be-hostile-to-man-john-berger
the-camera-relieves-us-burden-memory-john-berger
if-public-photograph-contributes-to-memory-it-is-to-memory-unknowable-total-stranger-john-berger
every-painted-image-something-is-also-about-absence-real-thing-all-painting-is-about-presence-absence-john-berger
every-authentic-poem-contributes-to-labour-poetry-to-bring-together-what-life-has-separated-violence-has-torn-apart-john-berger
paris-i-believe-is-man-in-his-twenties-in-love-with-older-woman-john-berger
when-we-read-story-we-inhabit-it-the-covers-book-are-like-roof-four-walls-john-berger
the-past-is-one-thing-we-are-not-prisoners-we-can-do-with-past-exactly-what-we-wish-what-we-cant-do-is-to-change-its-consequences-john-berger
for-artist-drawing-is-discovery-and-that-is-not-just-slick-phrase-it-is-quite-literally-true-john-berger