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As is known, it is in the realm of experience inaugurated by psychoanalysis that we may grasp along what imaginary lines the human organism, in the most intimate recesses of its being, manifests its capture in a symbolic dimension.


Jacques Lacan


#being #capture #dimension #experience #grasp

Aside from that reservation, a fictive tale even has the advantage of manifesting symbolic necessity more purely to the extent that we may believe its conception arbitrary.


Jacques Lacan


#arbitrary #aside #believe #conception #even

We emphasize that such a form of communication is not absent in man, however evanescent a naturally given object may be for him, split as it is in its submission to symbols.


Jacques Lacan


#communication #emphasize #evanescent #form #given

Men do not have to cook their food; they do so for symbolic reasons to show they are men and not beasts.


Edmund Leach


#cook #food #men #reasons #show

I suppose, in a way, this has become part of my soul. It is a symbol of my life. Whatever I have done that really matters, I've done wearing it. When the time comes, it will be in this that I journey forth. What greater honor could come to an American, and a soldier?


Douglas MacArthur


#become #come #comes #could #done

I'm not playing myself. It's a symbolic situation, where I want to introduce a fascist behind the table. I couldn't have had anybody else do that; for it to be successful, I had to do it myself.


Mohsen Makhmalbaf


#behind #else #fascist #had #i

I am telling you that I am very grateful and am so proud of you for being a symbolic generation that is calling for change to the better, that is dreaming for a better future, and is making the future.


Hosni Mubarak


#being #better #better future #calling #change

The chief function of the city is to convert power into form, energy into culture, dead matter into the living symbols of art, biological reproduction into social creativity.


Lewis Mumford


#biological #chief #city #convert #creativity

A sex symbol? A symbol of sex? I don't think that I am a sex symbol, although it's very flattering. I'm 59, now, so I think I'm possibly past my sell-by date. I think I am.


Liam Neeson


#am #date #flattering #i #i am

I think it will be helpful to people because I know the expectations that are put on you as a sex symbol, and how Marilyn Monroe suffered and so on, and I was able to get free of that.


Kim Novak


#because #expectations #free #get #helpful






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