A Quote by Erich Fromm on love, giving, and receiving

Love is an activity, not a passive affect; it is a "standing in," not a "falling for." In the most general way, the active character of love can be described by stating that love is primarily giving, not receiving.

Erich Fromm (1900 - 1980)

Source: The Art of Loving (Perennial Classics), Pages: 21

Contributed by: Brian