Erich Fromm Quote

The narcissistic, the domineering, the possessive woman can succeed in being a loving mother as long as the child is small. Only the really loving woman, the woman who is happier in giving than in taking, who is firmly rooted in her own existence, can be a loving mother when the child is in the process of separation.


Ch. 2. - The Art of Loving (1956)

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The narcissistic, the domineering, the possessive woman can succeed in being a loving mother as long as the child is small. Only the really loving...

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The narcissistic, the domineering, the possessive woman can succeed in being a loving mother as long as the child is small. Only the really loving...

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The narcissistic, the domineering, the possessive woman can succeed in being a loving mother as long as the child is small. Only the really loving...

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The narcissistic, the domineering, the possessive woman can succeed in being a loving mother as long as the child is small. Only the really loving...