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Theodor W. Adorno

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Biography - Theodor W. Adorno:

German philosopher, sociologist, psychologist and composer.
Born: 1903 - Died: 1969
Period:
20th century
Place of birth: Germany
Germany

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Love you will find only where you may show yourself weak without provoking strength.
Theodor W. Adorno




Translation  

Translation

(French, German)


French
Tu n'es aimé que lorsque tu peux te montrer faible sans provoquer une réaction de force.”
Theodor W. Adorno

German
Geliebt wirst du einzig, wo du schwach dich zeigen darfst, ohne Stärke zu provozieren.”
Theodor W. Adorno




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Art is permitted to survive only if it renounces the right to be different, and integrates itself into the omnipotent realm of the profane.”
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