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Austrian neurologist and Founder of psychoanalysis. (father of prominent children's psychoanalyst Anna Freud), 1856-1939
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...the first man to use abusive language instead of his fists was the founder of civilization.
A belligerent state permits itself every such misdeed, every such act of violence, as would disgrace the individual.
A certain degree of neurosis is of inestimable value as a drive, especially to a psychologist.
A fear of weapons is a sign of retarded sexual and emotional maturity
A great part of the pleasure of travel lies in the fulfillment of early wishes to escape the family and especially the father
A man should not strive to eliminate his complexes but to get into accord with them: they are legitimately what directs his conduct in the world.
A man who has been the indisputable favorite of his mother keeps for life the feeling of a conqueror.
America is a mistake, a giant mistake.
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America is the most grandiose experiment the world has seen, but, I am afraid, it is not going to be a success.
America and Americans
Analogies, it is true, decide nothing, but they can make one feel more at home
Analysis does not set out to make pathological reactions impossible, but to give the patient's ego freedom to decide one way or another.
Anatomy is destiny.
And in the development of mankind as a whole, just as in individuals, love alone acts as a civilizing factor in the sense that it brings a change from egoism to altruism.
Anxiety in children is originally nothing other than an expression of the fact they are feeling the loss of the person they love
At the bottom God is nothing more than an exalted father
Being entirely honest with oneself is a good exercise
By abolishing private property one takes away the human love of aggression.
Children are completely egoistic; they feel their needs intensely and strive ruthlessly to satisfy them.
Civilization began the first time an angry person cast a word instead of a rock.
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