Max Horkheimer Quote

Once the philosophical foundation of democracy has collapsed, the statement that dictatorship is bad is rationally valid only for those who are not its beneficiaries, and there is no theoretical obstacle to the transformation of this statement into its opposite.


p. 29. - Eclipse of Reason (1947)

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Once the philosophical foundation of democracy has collapsed, the statement that dictatorship is bad is rationally valid only for those who are not...

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Once the philosophical foundation of democracy has collapsed, the statement that dictatorship is bad is rationally valid only for those who are not...

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Once the philosophical foundation of democracy has collapsed, the statement that dictatorship is bad is rationally valid only for those who are not...

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Once the philosophical foundation of democracy has collapsed, the statement that dictatorship is bad is rationally valid only for those who are not...