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Hell is of this world and there are men who are unhappy escapees from hell, escapees destined ETERNALLY to reenact their escape.
~ Antonin Artaud - [Escapism]

 

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The shortest way out of Manchester is notoriously a bottle of Gordon's gin; out of any businessman's life there is the mirage of Paris; out of Paris, or mediocrity of talent and imagination, there are all the drugs, from subtle, all-conquering opium to cheating, cozening cocaine.
~ William Bolitho - [Escapism]

 

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Leave everything. Leave Dada. Leave your wife. Leave your mistress. Leave your hopes and fears. Leave your children in the woods. Leave the substance for the shadow. Leave your easy life, leave what you are given for the future. Set off on the roads.
~ Andre Breton - [Escapism]

 

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Man seeks to escape himself in myth, and does so by any means at his disposal. Drugs, alcohol, or lies. Unable to withdraw into himself, he disguises himself. Lies and inaccuracy give him a few moments of comfort.
~ Jean Cocteau - [Escapism]

 

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Erotica is simply high-class pornography; better produced, better conceived, better executed, better packaged, designed for a better class of consumer.
~ Andrea Dworkin - [Eroticism]

 

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Man staggers through life yapped at by his reason, pulled and shoved by his appetites, whispered to by fears, beckoned by hopes. Small wonder that what he craves most is self-forgetting.
~ Eric Hoffer - [Escapism]

 

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A man's eroticism is a woman's sexuality.
~ Karl Kraus - [Eroticism]

 

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Eroticism is like a dance: one always leads the other.
~ Milan Kundera - [Eroticism]

 

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In this loveless everyday life eroticism is a substitute for love.
~ Henri Lefebvre - [Eroticism]

 

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Eroticism has its own moral justification because it says that pleasure is enough for me; it is a statement of the individual's sovereignty.
~ Mario Vargas Llosa - [Eroticism]

 

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All histories do show, and wise politicians do hold it necessary that, for the well-governing of every Commonweal, it behoveth man to presuppose that all men are evil, and will declare themselves so to be when occasion is offered.
~ Sir Walter Raleigh - [Evil]

 

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Evil is always possible. Goodness is a difficulty.
~ Anne Rice - [Evil]

 

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Our greatest evils flow from ourselves.
~ Jean Jacques Rousseau - [Evil]

 

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Evil is a moral entity and not a created one, an eternal and not a perishable entity: it existed before the world; it constituted the monstrous, the execrable being who was also to fashion such a hideous world. It will hence exist after the creatures which people this world.
~ Marquis De Sade - [Evil]

 

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No evil is without its compensation. The less money, the less trouble; the less favor, the less envy. Even in those cases which put us out of wits, it is not the loss itself, but the estimate of the loss that troubles us.
~ Seneca - [Evil]

 

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There's small choice in rotten apples.
~ William Shakespeare - [Evil]

 

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I can forgive Alfred Nobel for having invented dynamite, but only a fiend in human form could have invented the Nobel Prize.
~ George Bernard Shaw - [Evil]

 

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Only among people who think no evil can Evil monstrously flourish.
~ Logan Pearsall Smith - [Evil]

 

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There is only one good -- knowledge; and only one evil -- ignorance.
~ Socrates - [Evil]

 

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