Intelligence is a moral category.
Quote by Theodor Adorno
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Exuberant health is always, as such, sickness also.
The splinter in your eye is the best magnifying-glass.
No emancipation without that of society.
None of the abstract concepts comes closer to fulfilled utopia than that of eternal peace.
Work while you work, play while you play - this is a basic rule of repressive self-discipline.
In the age of the individual's liquidation, the question of individuality must be raised anew.
Everything that has ever been called folk art has always reflected domination.
He who stands aloof runs the risk of believing himself better than others and misusing his critique of society as an ideology for his private interest.
Not only is the self entwined in society it owes society its existence in the most literal sense.
The task of art today is to bring chaos into order.
I was a vegetarian until I started leaning toward the sunlight.
It is in Rousseau's writing above all that history begins to turn from upper-class honour to middle-class humanitarianism. Pity, sympathy and compassion lie at the centre of his moral vision. Values associated with the feminine begin to infiltrate social existence as a whole, rather than being confined to the domestic sphere.
Experience demands that man is the only animal which devours his own kind, for I can apply no milder term to the general prey of the rich on the poor.
Simple steps are complex when manouvering.
A woman can't be alone. She needs a man. A man and a woman support and strengthen each other. She just can't do it by herself.
If I'm a lush at anything, it's food and drink. I'm not materialistic in any way, but I value food.
Always seek out the seed of triumph in every adversity.
We've used up a lot of bullets. And we talk about stimulus. But the truth is, we're running a federal deficit that's 9 percent of GDP. That is stimulative as all get out. It's more stimulative than any policy we've followed since World War II.
According to the law of nature it is only fair that no one should become richer through damages and injuries suffered by another.
When you make a commitment to a relationship, you invest your attention and energy in it more profoundly because you now experience ownership of that relationship.