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Norman O. Brown Quotes

(1913), American Philosopher

The human body is not a thing or substance, given, but a continuous creation. The human body is an energy system which is never a complete structure; never static; is in perpetual inner self-construction and self-destruction; we destroy in order to make it new.

Category: Body

Freedom is poetry, taking liberties with words, breaking the rules of normal speech, violating common sense. Freedom is violence.

Category: Freedom

Love without attachment is light.

Category: Love

The money complex is the demonic, and the demonic is God's ape; the money complex is therefore the heir to and substitute for the religious complex, an attempt to find God in things.

Category: Money

I am what is mine. Personality is the original personal property.

Category: Personality