quote by J. G. Ballard

A widespread taste for pornography means that nature is alerting us to some threat of extinction.

— J. G. Ballard

Jaw-dropping Pornography quotations

My experience of life is that it is not divided up into genres;

it’s a horrifying, romantic, tragic, comical, science-fiction cowboy detective novel. You know, with a bit of pornography if you're lucky.

A sodomite got very excited looking at a zoology text. Does this make it pornography?

Pornography incarnates male supremacy.

It is the DNA of male dominance. Every rule of sexual abuse, every nuance of sexual sadism, every highway and byway of sexual exploitation, is encoded in it.

I once stole a pornographic book that was printed in braille. I used to rub the dirty parts.

Not everybody wants to call sin 'sin'! Some call it mischief.

Some call it rebellion. And hardly anybody can agree where we should draw the line. ... Our courts are ... trying to define pornography, yet moral law is very specific to any reader of God's Word.

Pornography tells lies about women. But pornography tells the truth about men.

Pornography is pornography, what is there to see? Movies are attempting to destroy something that's supposed to be the most beautiful thing a man and a woman can have by making it cheap and common. It's what you don't see that's attractive.

Erotica: the depiction of naked men. Depictions of naked women are far less innocent and are known as "pornography."

The difference between pornography and erotica is lighting.

Religious people use 10% more pornography than secular people.

The biggest consumers of pornography are Utah and Mississippi. All that religious preaching does no good.

Pornography is supposed to arouse sexual desires.

If pornography is a crime, when will they arrest makers of perfume?

Empirically, all pornography is made under conditions of inequality based on sex, overwhelmingly by poor, desperate, homeless, pimped women who were sexually abused as children.

Gambling is not as destructive as war or as boring as pornography.

It is not as immoral as business or as suicidal as watching television. And the percentages are better than religion.

Pornography as propaganda, according to feminist analysis, represents women as objects who love to be abused, and teaches men practices of degradation and abuse to carry out upon women.

Characters in animation do not cheat.

They do not let you go for another. Animation is on certain points, very close to the pornography industry. All your physical needs are met. You can watch different animations and find anything you desire.

Pornography is the essential sexuality of male power: of hate, of ownership, of hierarchy; of sadism, of dominance.

Any violation of a woman's body can become sex for men; this is the essential truth of pornography.

High definition ruined a lot of things that I used to hold sacrosanct in pornography.

The last four secretaries of defense have pointed out that defense spending creates jobs. So do pornography, prostitution, and narcotics.

The awkward truth, according to one study, is that 90 percent of 8-to-16-year-ol ds have viewed pornography online. Considering the standard climax to even the most vanilla hard-core scene today, that means there is an entire generation of young people who think sex ends with a money shot to the face.

How do I know pornography depraves and corrupts? It depraves and corrupts me

America Online customers are upset because the company has decided to allow advertising in its chat rooms. I can see why: you got computer sex, you can download pornography, people are making dates with 10 year-olds. Hey, what's this? A Pepsi ad? They're ruining the integrity of the Internet!

If you want to know who is being hurt in this society, go see what is being done and to whom in pornography and then go look for them other places in the world.

Pornography is to sex what McDonalds is to food. A plasticized, generic version of the real thing.

I do not know what has caused MacKinnon to become, and, more surprisingly, to remain, so obsessed with pornography, and so zealous for censorship. But let us not sacrifice our civil liberties on the altar of her obsession.

When [beauty pornography is] aimed at men, its effect is to keep them from finding peace in sexual love. The fleeting chimera of the airbrushed centerfold, always receding before him, keeps the man destabilized in pursuit, unable to focus on the beauty of the woman--known, marked, lined, familiar—-who hands him the paper every morning.

Men characterize pornography as something mental because their minds, their thoughts, their dreams, their fantasies, are more real to them than women's bodies or lives; in fact, men have used their social power to characterize a $10-billion-a-year trade in women as fantasy.

Pornography is human imagination in tense theatrical action;

its violations are a protest against the violations of our freedom by nature.

The feminist anti-pornography movement, no less than the feminist movement of a century ago, encourages the assumption that male and female sexuality, and possibly morality, are as unlike as yin and yang.

Pornography is human imagination in tense theatrical action;

its violations are a protest against the violations of our freedom by nature.

[People] somehow assume that the Internet is going to be the catalyst of change that will push young people into the streets, while in fact it may actually be the new opium for the masses which will keep the same people in their rooms downloading pornography.

I stay away from the internet as much as I can. Except for pornography.

The language of pornography is abusive, that of romance adoring. Both are addressed to a fetish.

It only takes five people in black robes to determine such crucial issues for our country as abortion, pornography, same-sex 'marriage,' and religious liberties.

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