Theodor W. Adorno Quote

Thus is order ensured: some have to play the game because they cannot otherwise live, and those who could live otherwise are kept out because they do not want to play the game. It is as if the class from which independent intellectuals have defected takes its revenge, by pressing its demands home in the very domain where the deserter seeks refuge.


Minima Moralia: Reflections on a Damaged Life (ed. Verso, 2005) - ISBN: 9781844670512

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Thus is order ensured: some have to play the game because they cannot otherwise live, and those who could live otherwise are kept out because they do ...

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Thus is order ensured: some have to play the game because they cannot otherwise live, and those who could live otherwise are kept out because they do ...

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Thus is order ensured: some have to play the game because they cannot otherwise live, and those who could live otherwise are kept out because they do ...

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Thus is order ensured: some have to play the game because they cannot otherwise live, and those who could live otherwise are kept out because they do ...