Men are strong so long as they represent a strong idea they become powerless when they oppose it.
Quote by Sigmund Freud
Sigmund Freud Quotes
We are never so defenseless against suffering as when we love.
He that has eyes to see and ears to hear may convince himself that no...
The goal of all life is death.
The first requisite of civilization is that of justice.
America is a mistake, a giant mistake.
I have found little that is good about human beings on the whole. In my...
Religion is an illusion and it derives its strength from the fact that it falls...
The ego is not master in its own house.
A great part of the pleasure of travel lies in the fulfillment of early wishes...
I cannot think of any need in childhood as strong as the need for a...
Incidentally, why was it that none of all the pious ever discovered psycho-analysis? Why did...
Being extremely honest with oneself is a good exercise.
What a distressing contrast there is between the radiant intelligence of the child and the...
Children are completely egoistic; they feel their needs intensely and strive ruthlessly to satisfy them.
Where id was, there ego shall be.
Neurosis is the inability to tolerate ambiguity.
Whoever loves becomes humble. Those who love have, so to speak, pawned a part of...
Sublimation of instinct is an especially conspicuous feature of cultural development; it is what makes...
Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves.
The pendulum of the mind oscillates between sense and nonsense, not between right and wrong.