Quotes by Mortimer Adler

Mortimer Jerome Adler was an American philosopher, educator, and popular author. As a philosopher he worked within the Aristotelian and Thomistic traditions.

The best Quotes and Sayings
Quote by Mortimer Adler

Friendship is a very taxing and arduous form of leisure activity.

0
0
Quote by Mortimer Adler

Not to engage in the pursuit of ideas is to live like ants instead of like men.

0
0
Quote by Mortimer Adler

If one wants another only for some self-satisfaction, usually in the form of sensual pleasure, that wrong desire takes the form of lust rather than love.

0
0
Quote by Mortimer Adler

Love consists in giving without getting in return; in giving what is not owed, what is not due the other. That's why true love is never based, as associations for utility or pleasure are, on a fair exchange.

0
0
Quote by Mortimer Adler

When we ask for love, we don't ask others to be fair to us-but rather to care for us, to be considerate of us. There is a world of difference here between demanding justice... and begging or pleading for love.

0
0