Todorov: Solitude


„Solitude is not contrary to the state of nature but to the nature of man such as he really exists, that is, in society.“ (p. 58) #Todorov #solitude #society

Todorov, Tzvetan, Frail Happiness. An Essay on Rousseau; übersetzt von John T. Scott und Robert D. Zaretsky. University Park, PA: Pennsylvania State University Press 2001.

Serres: Silence et solitude


„Silence et solitude, suppression du fond, suppression du bruit, suppression de message. Monde compact et léger où la communication cesse.“ (p. 228) #Serres #silence #solitude #communication

Serres, Michel, Hermès III. La traduction. Paris: Minuit 1974.