Truth is inseperable from the illusory belief that from the figures of the unreal one day, in spite of all, real deliverance will come.
Quote by Theodor Adorno
Theodor Adorno Quotes
A German is someone who cannot tell a lie without believing it himself.
Thinking no longer means anymore than checking at each moment whether one can indeed think.
Only a humanity to whom death has become as indifferent as its members, that has...
The joke of our time is the suicide of intention.
In the abstract conception of universal wrong, all concrete responsibility vanishes.
Modernity is a qualitative, not a chronological, category.
Once the last trace of emotion has been eradicated, nothing remains of thought but absolute...
The task of art today is to bring chaos into order.
He who integrates is lost.
The individual mirrors in his individuation the preordained social laws of exploitation, however mediated.
In psycho-analysis nothing is true except the exaggerations.
Advice to intellectuals: let no-one represent you.
The human is indissolubly linked with imitation: a human being only becomes human at all...
No harm comes to man from outside alone: dumbness is the objective spirit.
Horror is beyond the reach of psychology.
Domination delegates the physical violence on which it rests to the dominated.
The splinter in your eye is the best magnifying-glass.
Lies are told only to convey to someone that one has no need either of...
The gods look in pleasure on penitent sinners.
Dialectic thought is an attempt to break through the coercion of logic by its own...