Born: March 23, 1900
Birthplace: Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Died: March 18, 1980
Occupation: Author, Philosopher, Psychoanalyst, and Psychologist
Profile: Best known for The Art of Loving.
Number of Quotes: 4
Immature love says:I love you because I need you.Mature love saysI need you because I love you.
In love the paradox occurs that two beings become one and yet remain two.
Infantile love follows the principle:I love because I am loved.
Mature love follows the principle:I am loved because I love.
Immature love says:I love you because I need you.
Mature love says:I need you because I love you.
Man's main task in life is to give birth to himself, to become what he potentially is.