Erich Fromm Quote
“Just as love is an orientation which refers to all objects and is incompatible with the restriction to one object, so is reason a human faculty which must embrace the whole of the world with which man is confronted.”
Ch. 3 The Human Situation Sect. E The Need for a Frame of Orientation and Devotion — Reason vs. Irrationality - The Sane Society (1955)
“Selfish persons are incapable of loving others, but they are not capable of loving themselves either.”
Man for Himself (1947)
Born: March 23, 1900
Died: March 18, 1980 (aged 79)
Bio: Erich Seligmann Fromm was a German social psychologist, psychoanalyst, sociologist, humanistic philosopher, and democratic socialist. He was associated with what became known as the Frankfurt School of critical theory.