"To hope means to be ready at every moment for that which is not yet born, and yet not become desperate if there is no birth in our lifetime."
"Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning."Erich Fromm on Albert Einstein
"We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope."Erich Fromm on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free."Erich Fromm on Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
"My great hope is to laugh as much as I cry to get my work done and try to love somebody and have the courage to accept the love in return."Erich Fromm on Maya Angelou
"I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe."Erich Fromm on Dalai Lama
"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."