"Immature love says: 'I love you because I need you.' Mature love says 'I need you because I love you.'"
"Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage."Erich Fromm on Lao Tzu
"Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead."Erich Fromm on Oscar Wilde
"Friends can help each other. A true friend is someone who lets you have total freedom to be yourself - and especially to feel. Or, not feel. Whatever you happen to be feeling at the moment is fine with them. That's what real love amounts to - letting a person be what he really is."Erich Fromm on Jim Morrison
"Sometimes the heart sees what is invisible to the eye."Erich Fromm on H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
"Love is like a friendship caught on fire. In the beginning a flame, very pretty, often hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. As love grows older, our hearts mature and our love becomes as coals, deep-burning and unquenchable."Erich Fromm on Bruce Lee
"Why should society feel responsible only for the education of children, and not for the education of all adults of every age?"
"The capacity to be puzzled is the premise of all creation, be it in art or in science."
"Creativity requires the courage to let go of certainties."
"Man always dies before he is fully born."
"We all dream we do not understand our dreams, yet we act as if nothing strange goes on in our sleep minds, strange at least by comparison with the logical, purposeful doings of our minds when we are awake."
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