Herbert Marcuse - Quotes

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Free election of masters does not abolish the masters or the slaves. ---->>>

The people recognize themselves in their commodities; they find their soul in their automobile, hi-fi set, split-level home, kitchen equipment. ---->>>

Obscenity is a moral concept in the verbal arsenal of the establishment, which abuses the term by applying it, not to expressions of its own morality but to those of another. ---->>>

The criterion for free choice can never be an absolute one, but neither is it entirely relative. ---->>>

The range of choice open to the individual is not the decisive factor in determining the degree of human freedom, but what can be chosen and what is chosen by the individual. ---->>>

At the highest stage of capitalism, the most necessary revolution appears as the most unlikely one. ---->>>

That which is cannot be true. ---->>>

Not every problem someone has with his girlfriend is necessarily due to the capitalist mode of production. ---->>>

The web of domination has become the web of Reason itself, and this society is fatally entangled in it. ---->>>

Under the rule of a repressive whole, liberty can be made into a powerful instrument of domination. ---->>>


Nationality: German
Born: July 18, 1898
Birthplace: Berlin, German Empire
Die: 07-29, 1979
Occupation: Philosopher

Herbert Marcuse (German: [maʀˈkuːzə]; July 19, 1898 – July 29, 1979) was a German-American philosopher, sociologist, and political theorist, associated with the Frankfurt School of Critical Theory. Born in Berlin, Marcuse studied at the universities of Berlin and then at Freiburg, where he received his Ph (wikipedia)