January 25, 2010


Criticism of the bourgeois receives praise from two sources: from the Marxist, who considers us intelligent because we confirm his prejudices; and from the bourgeois, who considers us wise because he is thinking about his neighbor.

Escolios a un Texto Implícito: Selección, p. 48

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  1. The original Spanish is:

    Criticar al burgués recibe doble aplauso: el del marxista, que nos juzga inteligentes porque corrobamos sus prejuicios; el del burgués, que nos juzga acertados porque piensa en su vecino.