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"Know thyself" como puente hacia la cura

The man who has attained consciousness of the present is solitary. The “modern” man has at all times been so, for every step towards fuller consciousness removes him further from his original, purely animal ‘p…

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“  They did not seek power, but avoided it. Not even the power of being a prophet. They were not impressed by might, and they spoke the truth even if this led them to imprisonment, ostracism, or death.

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Cryptoquote Spoiler - 12/04/14

“The danger of the past was that men became slaves.  The danger of the future is that man may become robots.”   —   Erich Fromm

(Still a lot of slavery out there . 130 more words


Erich Fromm: Η ανατομία της ανθρώπινης καταστροφικότητας (2 τόμοι)

Ένα από τα σημαντικότερα έργα του Erich Fromm σε δύο τόμους.

Περνώντας οι γενιές τραβάνε στο χειρότερο. Θα φτάσει τότε ένας καιρός, που οι άνθρωποι, σε φοβερή κατάντια, θα λατρεύουνε τη δύναμη· θα λένε πως μονάχα η δύναμη είναι δίκιο, και το αγαθό κανένας δε θα σέβεται. 6 more words


Greed & Peace preclude each other.

“It means: that I want everything for myself; that possessing, not sharing, gives me pleasure; that I must become greedy because if my aim is having, I 

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What's Love Got To Do With It?

“Immature love says, ‘I love you because I need you.’ Mature love says, ‘I need you because I love you.'” — Erich Fromm

So what does it mean when you say, “I love you because I’ve built a little shrine to you in my spare bedroom complete with votive candles and snapshots of you taken secretly with a telephoto lens?” Please tell me, ‘cuz I got a date this weekend.


MONDAY MENTAL PROTEIN: The Secret to Purpose Driven Success in 10 Steps

Everyone has unlimited potential. Potential in all areas of life. We could all be world class musicians, artists, inventors, creators, business women, sportsmen etc. Whats the value of owning a Ferrari but never driving it? 722 more words