Ernest Becker Quotes

Ernest Becker Quotes: Love is the problem of an animal who must find life, create a dialogue with nature in order to experience his own being.
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Ernest Becker Quote: The artist takes in the world, but instead of being oppressed by it, he reworks it in his own personality and recreates it in the work of art.
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Quotes about Ernest Becker: War is a sociological safety valve that cleverly diverts popular hatred for the ruling classes into a happy occasion to mutilate or kill foreign enemies.
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Quote about Ernest Becker: When you confuse personal love and cosmic heroism you are bound to fail in both spheres. The impossibility of the heroism undermines the love, even if it is real. This double failure is what produces the sense of utter despair that we see in modern man... Love, then, is seen a religious problem
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Ernest Becker Sayings: We might say that both the artist and theneurotic bite off more than they can chew, but the artist spews it back out again and chews it over in an objectified way, as an ex ternal, active, work project...
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