May 21, 2008

Popular Dead Philosophers Love Mockitecture

"Caricature is the beginning of art. That something signifies, delights. That whatever signifies, should mock and be laughed at, delights still more. Laughing at something is the first sign of a higher psychic life (as in the fine arts)."


page 422, footnote #41 in the "Basic Writings of Nietzsche" translated by Walter Kaufmann.

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