Hans-Georg Gadamer’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Feb 11, 1900

Death Date

Mar 13, 2002

Age of Death

102 years

Cause of Death

N/A

Profession

Philosopher

The philosopher Hans-Georg Gadamer died at the age of 102. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

German philosopher who was best remembered for his magnum opus Truth and Method from 1960.

He was born in Prussia, which later became known as Germany.

Quotes

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The more language is a living operation, the less we are aware of it. Thus it follows from the self-forgetfulness of language that its real being consists in what is said in it.

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It is one of the primary motives of modern art that it wants to abolish the distance which the viewer, the consumer, the audience maintain vis-a-vis a work of art.

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The focus of subjectivity is a distorting mirror.

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It was clear to me that the forms of consciousness of our inherited and acquired historical education – aesthetic consciousness and historical consciousness – presented alienated forms of our true historical being.

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Nothing exists except through language.