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"Ontology is an onto-topology. Must we conclude that phenomenology, insofar as it remains attached and subordinated to a a problematic of presence and of donation is, from the start and forever, oriented toward a certain economy, toward a certain predilection for the home and the abode, for the shelter and the hearth? Can we…inquire into the topology of being with being driven into a thematic of the sojourn and the dwelling? Are the topoi bound to be thought of as oikoi?"

- de Bestegui, Heidegger and the Political 

"…the means of salvation are apparently the same as those of the loss…"

- Laruelle, Anti-Badiou

"Just to reassure him [Badiou], we will not cut off his fingers, for how would he do arithmetic then?"

- Laruelle, Anti-Badiou

"Faith—that is to say, fidelity—is doubtless confessed through declarations, but cannot be resolved entirely in them (an ideology of the priest); nor does it come ‘afterwards’ (a theory of mastery)."

- Laruelle, Anti-Badiou

"The materialist decision, with no foundation other than that of declaring the Christ-event a fable—does this, for example, suffice for we-the-humans? Are we to satisfy ourselves with a ‘declaration,’ and a universal political program made for the new global intellectual, of the Saint Paul type—or are we faithful-in-the-last instance to the kerygma…that this supposed fable contains?"

- Laruelle, Anti-Badiou

"…NP [Non-Philosophy] is but a sum of margins…"

- Laruelle, Anti-Badiou