Sigmund Freud

Sigmund Freud

Austrian psychiatrist

Lived from: 1856-1939

Category: Psychology

Quotes: Sigmund Freud

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    Man has, as it were, become a kind of prosthetic God. When he puts on all his auxiliary organs, he is truly magnificent; but those organs have not grown on him and they still give him much trouble at times.
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    Men are more moral than they think and far more immoral than they can imagine.
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    Neurotics complain of their illness, but they make the most of it, and when it comes to talking it away from them they will defend it like a lioness her young.
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    No one who has seen a baby sinking back satiated from the breast and falling asleep with flushed cheeks and a blissful smile can escape the reflection that this picture persists as a prototype of the expression of sexual satisfaction in later life.
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    One feels inclined to say that the intention that man should be ''happy'' is not included in the plan of ''Creation.''
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    One is very crazy when in love.
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    Opposition is not necessarily enmity; it is merely misused and made an occasion for enmity.
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    Sometimes a cigar is just a cigar.
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    The act of birth is the first experience of anxiety, and thus the source and prototype of the affect of anxiety.
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    The conscious mind may be compared to a fountain playing in the sun and falling back into the great subterranean pool of subconscious from which it rises.
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    The doctor should be opaque to his patients and, like a mirror, should show them nothing but what is shown to him.
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    The ego is not master in its own house.
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    The goal towards which the pleasure principle impels us - of becoming happy - is not attainable: yet we may not - nay, cannot - give up the efforts to come nearer to realization of it by some means or other.
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    The great question - which I have not been able to answer - is, "What does a woman want?"
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    The impression forces itself upon one that men measure by false standards, that everyone seeks power, success, riches for himself, and admires others who attain them, while undervaluing the truly precious thing in life.