Erich Fromm Quote
“Love is often nothing but a favorable exchange between two people who get the most of what they can expect, considering their value on the personality market.”
Ch. 5 Man in Capitalistic Society Sect. C.2.b Alienation - 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.