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A pathological business, writing, don't you think? Just look what a writer actually does: all that unnatural tense squatting and hunching, all those rituals: pathological!
Austrian psychiatrist 1856-19390
Analysis does not set out to make pathological reactions impossible, but to give the patient's ego freedom to decide one way or another.
For women, the need and desire to nurture each other is not pathological but redemptive, and it is within that knowledge that our real power is rediscovered. It is this real connection, which is so feared by a patriarchal world.Source: Sister Outsider: Essays and Speeches (2012) 111
Henry Louis Mencken
American journalist and critic 1880-19560
Hope is a pathological belief in the occurrence of the impossible.
German - American physicist 1879-19550
Technological progress is like an ax in the hands of a pathological criminal.
The most important pathological effects of pollution are extremely delayed and indirect.
American author and political activist 1941-0
When I was 13, I had these episodes where I could just see the world without any words attached to it, without any associations. It was a little bit spooky. A lot of people might have even thought it was pathological. I thought it was interesting.