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#1. Mankind today is still making history without having any conscious idea of what it really wants or under what conditions it would stop being unhappy; in fact what it is doing seems to be making itself more unhappy and calling that unhappiness progress. - Author: Norman O. Brown
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#2. There is no breakthrough without breakage"--Love's Body - Author: Norman O. Brown
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#3. History is the enactment of ritual on a permanent and universal stage; and its perpetual commemoration. - Author: Norman O. Brown
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#4. Love without attachment is light. - Author: Norman O. Brown
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#5. Whoever expects to walk peacefully in the world must be money's guest. - Author: Norman O. Brown
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#6. The insane do not share the normal prejudice in favor of external reality. - Author: Norman O. Brown
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#7. Meaning is not in things but in between them. - Author: Norman O. Brown
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#8. To love is to transform; to be a poet. - Author: Norman O. Brown
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#9. Psychoanalysis can provide a theory of 'progress,' but only by viewing history as a neurosis. - Author: Norman O. Brown
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#10. 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. - Author: Norman O. Brown
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#11. The human libido is essentially narcissistic, but it seeks a world to love as it loves itself. - Author: Norman O. Brown
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#12. In its famous paradox, the equation of money and excrement, psychoanalysis becomes the first science to state what common sense and the poets have long known - that the essence of money is in its absolute worthlessness. - Author: Norman O. Brown
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#13. The boundary line between self and external world bears no relation to reality; the distinction between ego and world is made by spitting out part of the inside, and swallowing in part of the outside. - Author: Norman O. Brown
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#14. The view only changes for the lead dog. - Author: Norman O. Brown
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#15. Freedom is poetry, taking liberties with words, breaking the rules of normal speech, violating common sense. Freedom is violence. - Author: Norman O. Brown
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#16. Utopian speculations ... must come back into fashion. They are a way of affirming faith in the possibility of solving problems that seem at the moment insoluble. Today even the survival of humanity is a utopian hope. - Author: Norman O. Brown
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#17. The human body is not a thing or a substance, given, but a continuous creation. - Author: Norman O. Brown
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#18. Resisting madness is the maddest way of being mad. - Author: Norman O. Brown
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#19. The real deceivers are the literalists, who say, I cannot tell a lie. - Author: Norman O. Brown
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#20. 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. - Author: Norman O. Brown
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#21. To be is to be vulnerable. - Author: Norman O. Brown
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#22. Truth is error burned up. - Author: Norman O. Brown
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#23. The solution to the problem of identity is, get lost - Author: Norman O. Brown
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#24. I am what is mine. Personality is the original personal property. - Author: Norman O. Brown
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#25. All currency is neurotic currency. - Author: Norman O. Brown
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#26. For two thousand years or more man has been subjected to a systematic effort to transform him into an ascetic animal. He remains a pleasure-seeking animal. - Author: Norman O. Brown
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#27. To be seen is the ambition of ghosts, and to be remembered is the ambition of the dead. - Author: Norman O. Brown
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#28. The dynamics of capitalism is postponement of enjoyment to the constantly postponed future. - Author: Norman O. Brown
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