"Freedom would be not to choose between black and white but to abjure such prescribed choices."
"Freedom prospers when religion is vibrant and the rule of law under God is acknowledged."Theodor Adorno on Ronald Reagan
"For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others."Theodor Adorno on Nelson Mandela
"If you want total security, go to prison. There you're fed, clothed, given medical care and so on. The only thing lacking... is freedom."Theodor Adorno on Dwight D. Eisenhower
"I am free because I know that I alone am morally responsible for everything I do. I am free, no matter what rules surround me. If I find them tolerable, I tolerate them if I find them too obnoxious, I break them. I am free because I know that I alone am morally responsible for everything I do."Theodor Adorno on Robert A. Heinlein
"Freedom is not worth having if it does not connote freedom to err."Theodor Adorno on Mahatma Gandhi
"In the age of the individual's liquidation, the question of individuality must be raised anew."
"True thoughts are those alone which do not understand themselves."
"No harm comes to man from outside alone: dumbness is the objective spirit."
"Art is magic delivered from the lie of being truth."
"The task of art today is to bring chaos into order."