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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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Art is magic delivered from the lie of being truth.
Theodor W. Adorno




Translation  

Translation

(German)


German
Kunst ist Magie, befreit von der Lüge, Wahrheit zu sein.”
Theodor W. Adorno




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Believe those who are seeking the truth; doubt those who find it.”
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The language of truth is simple.”
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Conformity of the intellect to the things.”
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Convictions are more dangerous enemies of truth than lies.”
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Art is the most beautiful of all lies.”
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Anyone who tells a lie has not a pure heart, and cannot make a good soup.”
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Success has always been a great liar.”
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Truth, like light, blinds. Falsehood, on the contrary, is a beautiful twilight that enhances every object.”
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Love you will find only where you may show yourself weak without provoking strength.”
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Love is the power to see similarity in the dissimilar.”
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Everything that has ever been called folk art has always reflected domination.”
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Only a humanity to whom death has become as indifferent as its members, that has itself died, can inflict it administratively on innumerable people.”
Theodor W. Adorno
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Happiness is obsolete: uneconomic.”
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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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