"The knowledge that there is a part of the psychic functions that are out of conscious reach, we did not need to wait for Freud to know this!"
"The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination."Jacques Lacan on Albert Einstein
"Information is not knowledge."Jacques Lacan on Albert Einstein
"A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots."Jacques Lacan on Marcus Garvey
"Knowledge of what is does not open the door directly to what should be."Jacques Lacan on Albert Einstein
"Ignorance is the curse of God knowledge is the wing wherewith we fly to heaven."Jacques Lacan on William Shakespeare
"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."
"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."