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Carl Schmitt

“The exception is more interesting than the rule. The rule proves nothing; the exception proves everything. In the exception the power of real life breaks through the crust of a mechanism that has become torpid by repetition.”


Carl Schmitt, Political Theology: Four Chapters on the Concept of Sovereignty
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Political Theology: Four Chapters on the Concept of Sovereignty Political Theology: Four Chapters on the Concept of Sovereignty by Carl Schmitt
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