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“..Only through the Christian experience can you reach the abyss of atheism…which is something…much more radical than…Richard Dawkins.” – ”..In this sense for me…some Darwinists are not atheists…, they always have some higher figure of nessecity.” – Slavoj Zizek on Dawkins’s need for utilitarianism as “some higher figure of necessity”, as some wish to fill the atheist void with principles 8 more words

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“The ironist is able to discern true attachment in dismissive disdain or in feigned indifference.” – – “An ironist […] doubts if a cold, calculating utilitarian is really what they pretend to be. 45 more words

Slavoj Zizek

“Kafka himself pointed out how the ultimate secret of the Law is that it does not exist. … This inexistence…makes into…a void which nonetheless…exerts influence” – Slavoj Žižek on “the inexistence of the big Other”

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