"In the nineteenth century the problem was that God is dead. In the twentieth century the problem is that man is dead."
"Sir, my concern is not whether God is on our side my greatest concern is to be on God's side, for God is always right."Erich Fromm on Abraham Lincoln
"We need to find God, and he cannot be found in noise and restlessness. God is the friend of silence. See how nature - trees, flowers, grass- grows in silence see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence... We need silence to be able to touch souls."Erich Fromm on Mother Teresa
"When the solution is simple, God is answering."Erich Fromm on Albert Einstein
"While I know myself as a creation of God, I am also obligated to realize and remember that everyone else and everything else are also God's creation."Erich Fromm on Maya Angelou
"Never trust anyone completely but God. Love people, but put your full trust only in God."Erich Fromm on Lawrence Welk
"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."