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Creativity requires the courage to let go of certainties.
Creativity
Erich Fromm

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If I am what I have and if I lose what I have who then am I?
Possessions
Erich Fromm

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Immature love says: I love you because I need you. Mature love says: I need you because I love you.
Love
Erich Fromm

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Integrity simple means not violating one's own identity.
Integrity
Erich Fromm

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Love is the only sane and satisfactory answer to the problem of human existence.
Love
Erich Fromm

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Man is the only animal for whom his own existence is a problem which he has to solve.
Existence
Erich Fromm

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Man may be defined as the animal that can say I, that can be aware of himself as a separate entity.
Identity
Erich Fromm

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Man's biological weakness is the condition of human culture.
Weakness
Erich Fromm

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Most people die before they are fully born. Creativeness means to be born before one dies.
Creativity
Erich Fromm

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Not he who has much is rich, but he who gives much.
Charity
Erich Fromm

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Only the person who has faith in himself is able to be faithful to others.
Faith
Erich Fromm

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The successful revolutionary is a statesman, the unsuccessful one a criminal.
Revolutions and Revolutionaries
Erich Fromm

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The task we must set for ourselves is not to feel secure, but to be able to tolerate insecurity.
Security
Erich Fromm

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There is no meaning to life except the meaning man gives his life by unfolding of his powers.
Purpose
Erich Fromm

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To die is poignantly bitter, but the idea of having to die without having lived is unbearable.
Death and Dying
Erich Fromm

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Research is what I'm doing when I don't know what I'm doing.
[ Research ] Wernher Von Braun