Alain Badiou is an eminent French philosopher, co-founder of the faculty of Philosophy at the Universite de Paris, and former chair of Philosophy at the ‘Ecole normale superieure.' He has written and expressed his thoughts, views and opinions on subjects including unique consciousness, being, and truth. He has been associated with a number of political organizations and expressed his thoughts, views, and opinions on political events. Badiou has also argued for resuscitating the practice of collectivism. His works include philosophy, political essays, English translations, critical essays, pamphlets, serial publications, literature, and drama. Here is a compilation of most popular quotes and sayings by Alain Badiou. Presenting the notable, quotable quotes and thoughts by Alain Badiou, which have been extracted from the vast see of his writings, books, interviews, essays, books and other works.
I would say, if you like, that the party is like an out-moded mathematics...that is to say, the mathematics of Euclid. We need to invent a non-Euclidian mathematics with respect to political discipline.
These latter institutions [the civil service, trade unions, media of all kinds], notably of course television, but more subtly the written press, are quite spectacular powers of unreason and ignorance.