Hans-Georg Gadamer Quotes

Top 14 wise famous quotes and sayings by Hans-Georg Gadamer

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Hans-Georg Gadamer quotes: The essence of the question is the opening up, and keeping open, of possibilities. The essence of the question is the opening up, and keeping open, of possibilities.
Hans-Georg Gadamer quotes: Being that can be understood is language. Being that can be understood is language.
Hans-Georg Gadamer quotes: From Gadamer I learned that to understand a given thinker requires one to presuppose that he is right. From Gadamer I learned that to understand a given thinker requires one to presuppose that he is right.
Hans-Georg Gadamer quotes: For both art and the historical sciences are modes of experiencing in which our own understanding of existence comes directly into play. For both art and the historical sciences are modes of experiencing in which our own understanding of existence comes directly into play.
Hans-Georg Gadamer quotes: Nothing exists except through language. Nothing exists except through language.
Hans-Georg Gadamer quotes: All cities we have visited are precincts in this metropolis of the mind. All cities we have visited are precincts in this metropolis of the mind.
Hans-Georg Gadamer quotes: The real being of language is that into which we are taken up when we hear it - what is said. The real being of language is that into which we are taken up when we hear it - what is said.
Hans-Georg Gadamer quotes: History does not belong to us; we belong to it. History does not belong to us; we belong to it.
Hans-Georg Gadamer quotes: It is the tyranny of hidden prejudices that makes us deaf to what speaks to us in tradition. It is the tyranny of hidden prejudices that makes us deaf to what speaks to us in tradition.
Hans-Georg Gadamer quotes: In truth history does not belong to us but rather we to it. In truth history does not belong to us but rather we to it.
Hans-Georg Gadamer quotes: The process of translating comprises in its essence the whole secret of human understanding of the world and of social communication. The process of translating comprises in its essence the whole secret of human understanding of the world and of social communication.