Norman O. Brown Quote

“Freedom is poetry, taking liberties with words, breaking the rules of normal speech, violating common sense.”

~ Norman O. Brown

Love’s Body, 1966

Ratings and Comments


completely wrong

talee shay, park city

i believe this piece to freedom.

Castro, Santa Cruz, CA

The other part left out in the end: Freedom is violence. What can I say other than this old teacher seemed to get this across to me in many ways, and now, when I begin to think I drop the silent letter and think in ways more mercurial than previously acknowledged.


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