Theodor Adorno Quotes About Imitation

Quotes about: Imitation
  • The human is indissolubly linked with imitation: a human being only becomes human at all by imitating other human beings.

    Theodor W. Adorno, E. F. N. Jephcott (2005). “Minima Moralia: Reflections on a Damaged Life”, p.154, Verso
  • The power of works of art still continues to be secretly nourished by imitation... kitsch

    Theodor W. Adorno, Richard D. Leppert, Susan H. Gillespie (2002). “Essays on Music: Theodor W. Adorno ; Selected, with Introduction, Commentary, and Notes by Richard Leppert ; New Translations by Susan H. Gillespie”, p.364, Univ of California Press

Theodor Adorno

  • Born: September 11, 1903
  • Died: August 6, 1969
  • Occupation: Sociologist
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