Quotes by psychological
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American writer 1934-
Prostitution, when unmotivated by economic need, might well be defined as a species of psychological addiction, built on self-hatred through repetitions of the act of sale by which a whore is defined.
Icelandic actor, theater and film director 1966-
'The Oath' seems like the perfect project for me, coming off the back of a big-scale adventure film like 'Everest.' I want to delve into an intimate, dark and psychological world where the characters are claustrophobic.
Nigerian-American physician and neuropathologist 1968-
A child who plays a game of football for one season without any documented concussion - several months after that season, if you subject his brain to sophisticated psychological testing and radiological testing, functional MRIs, there is evidence of brain damage.
American poet and essayist 1899-1979
A poem may be an instance of morality, of social conditions, of psychological history; it may instance all its qualities, but never one of them alone, nor any two or three; never less than all.
A. J. P. Taylor
British historian 1906-1990
All other forms of history - economic history, social history, psychological history, above all sociology - seem to me history with the history left out.
American radical feminist and writer 1946-2005
All personal, psychological, social, and institutionalized domination on this earth can be traced back to its source: the phallic identities of men.
By concentrating our attention on the effect rather than the causes, we can avoid the laborious, nearly impossible task of trying to detect and deflect the many psychological influences on liking.
Change has a considerable psychological impact on the human mind. To the fearful it is threatening because it means that things may get worse. To the hopeful it is encouraging because things may get better. To the confident it is inspiring because the challenge exists to make things better.
American author and political activist 1941-
Crime seems to change character when it crosses a bridge or a tunnel. In the city, crime is taken as emblematic of class and race. In the suburbs, though, it's intimate and psychological - resistant to generalization, a mystery of the individual soul.
English writer 1894-1963
Defined in psychological terms, a fanatic is a man who consciously over-compensates a secret doubt.
Irish writer 1854-1900
He knew the precise psychological moment when to say nothing.
Abraham H. Maslow
American psychologist 1908-1970
Human beings seem to be far more autonomous and self-governed than modern psychological theory allows for.Source: Motivation and Personality (1954) p. 123
English writer, broadcaster and critic
I think her friends were worried that the bulimia might come back, about some psychological slide, and she was given breathing space to some extent by the media as much as she ever has been.
American surgeon and author 1899-1975
It is an old psychological axiom that constant exposure to the object of fear immunizes against the fear.
American novelist and short story writer 1941-
It seems to me that good novels celebrate the mystery in ordinary life, and summing it all up in psychological terms strips the mystery away.
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