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A vast sector of modern advertising... does not appeal to reason but t...   Life
As we ascend the social ladder, viciousness wears a thicker mask.   Life
Authority is not a quality one person "has," in the sense that he has ...   Life
Both dreams and myths are important communications from ourselves to o...   Life
Conditions for creativity are to be puzzled; to concentrate; to accept...   Life
Creativity requires the courage to let go of certainties.   Life
If a person loves only one other person and is indifferent to all othe...   Life
If I am what I have and if I lose what I have who then am I?   Life
Immature love says: 'I love you because I need you.' Mature love says ...   Love
In love the paradox occurs that two beings become one and yet remain t...   Love
In the 19th century inhumanity meant cruelty; in the 20th century it m...   Life
In the nineteenth century the problem was that God is dead. In the twe...   Life
Just as love is an orientation which refers to all objects and is inco...   Life
Just as modern mass production requires the standardization of commodi...   Life
Love is the only sane and satisfactory answer to the problem of human ...   Life
Love is union with somebody, or something, outside oneself, under the ...   Life
Man is the only animal for whom his own existence is a problem which h...   Life
Man's main task in life is to give birth to himself, to become what he...   Life
Most people die before they are fully born. Creativeness means to be b...   Life
Not he who has much is rich, but he who gives much.   Life
One cannot be deeply responsive to the world without being saddened ve...   Life
Sanity is only that which is within the frame of reference of conventi...   Life
The capacity to be puzzled is the premise of all creation, be it in ar...   Life
The danger of the past was that men became slaves. The danger of the f...   Society
The kind of relatedness to the world may be noble or trivial, but even...   Life
The mother-child relationship is paradoxical and, in a sense, tragic. ...   Life
The only truly affluent are those who do not want more than they have.   Life
The ordinary man with extraordinary power is the chief danger for mank...   Life
The psychic task which a person can and must set for himself is not to...   Life
The successful revolutionary is a statesman, the unsuccessful one a cr...   Politics
The task we must set for ourselves is not to feel secure, but to be ab...   Life
There can be no real freedom without the freedom to fail.   Life
There is hardly any activity, any enterprise, which is started out wit...   Life
There is no meaning to life except the meaning man gives his life by t...   Life
There is only one meaning of life: the act of living itself.   Life
There is perhaps no phenomenon which contains so much destructive feel...   Life
To die is poignantly bitter, but the idea of having to die without hav...   Life
To hope means to be ready at every moment for that which is not yet bo...   Life
We all dream; we do not understand our dreams, yet we act as if nothin...   Dreams
We live in a world of things, and our only connection with them is tha...   Life
What most people in our culture mean by being lovable is essentially a...   Life
Who will tell whether one happy moment of love or the joy of breathing...   Life
Why should society feel responsible only for the education of children...   Education