Psychology

«It is time to climb the mountains of our mind»

Tim Macartney-Snape


«Being in a state of denial is a»

Sarah E. Olson


«Projections' - attempts to blame all and sundry for my own past folly - will be found of no avail, and we must learn to withdraw them. None other is to blame for our body, home or circumstance, our friends and enemies, our job and place in the world. We made it all; let us accept and use and better it.»

Christmas Humphreys


«If education is always to be conceived along the same antiquated lines of a mere transmission of knowledge, there is little to be hoped from it in the bettering of man's future.»

Maria Montessori


«Human beings, viewed as behaving systems, are quite simple. The apparent complexity of our behavior over time is largely a reflection of the complexity of the environment in which we find ourselves.»

Herbert A. Simon


«(Για τους αυτόχειρες)»

Άλφρεντ Άντλερ


«Through pride we are ever deceiving ourselves. But deep down below the surface of the average conscience a still, small voice says to us, something is out of tune.»

C.G. Jung


«Whatever is rejected from the self, appears in the world as an event.»

C.G. Jung


«A mind is a terrible thing; waste it.»

Brad Blanton


«Thus, the "memories" that people reported contained little information about the event they were trying to recall (the speaker's tone of voice) but were greatly influenced by the properties of the retrieval cue that we gave them (the positive or negative facial expression).»

Daniel L. Schacter


«We are gods with anuses.»

Ernest Becker


«There is nothing so whole as a broken heart.»

Menachem Mendel


«The [character-]armored, mechanistically rigid person thinks mechanistically, produces mechanistic tools, and forms a mechanistic conception of nature.»

Wilhelm Reich


«Monsters remain human beings. In fact, to reduce them to a subhuman level is to exonerate them of their acts of terrorism and mass murder — just as animals are not deemed morally responsible for killing. Insisting on the humanity of terrorists is, in fact, critical to maintaining their profound responsibility for the evil they commit.»

Andrew Sullivan


«It is a difference of opinion which does not admit of proof. We each begin probably with a little bias towards our own sex, and upon that bias build every circumstance in favour of it which has occurred within our own circle;»

Jane Austen


«Life is something that no one can teach you,You have to learn it.»

Jerril Thomas Abraham


«A conexão entre o tempo, o inconsciente e o espirito lunar pertence, ainda mais profundamente do que tem sido demonstrado, a natureza essencial da consciência matriarcal. Somente através de uma compreensão adequada do caráter espiritual do arquétipo da lua podemos entender o significado da consciência matriarcal e do “espirito feminino“.»

Erich Neumann


«To be a prosperous pastor one needs: (1) a bible (2) a tailored suit; and (3) a few psychology books.»

Mokokoma Mokhonoana


«Geniuses never pay attention.»

Michael Crichton


«Now if you are told that some piece of information will come as a shock to you, the chances are that you will really feel shocked, even if the information itself isn't of the slightest importance.»

Walter R. Brooks


«There is a wager that we must all make; for the small stake of some rewarding mental training, we can attain lasting contentment and contribute to a positive outcome for our planet.»

Neil Hayes


«When those you love die, the best you can do is honor their spirit for as long as you live. You make a commitment that you’re going to take whatever lesson that person or animal was trying to teach you, and you make it true in your own life… it’s a positive way to keep their spirit alive in the world, by keeping it alive in yourself.»

Patrick Swayze


«young children, who for whatever reason are deprived of the continuous care and attention of a mother or a substitute-mother, are not only temporarily disturbed by such deprivation, but may in some cases suffer long-term effects which persist»

John Bowlby


«Pride is born as a mountaintop on a valley, but dies as an abyss in which it is too deep and too dark to see the better.»

Criss Jami


«Poor greedy one, wherever he runs»

Idries Shah


«It is necessary to make this point in answer to the `iatrogenic' theory that the unveiling of repressed memories in MPD sufferers, paranoids and schizophrenics can be created in analysis; a fabrication of the doctor—patient relationship. According to Dr Ross, this theory, a sort of psychiatric ping-pong 'has never been stated in print in a complete and clearly argued way'.»

Alice Jamieson


«Your life is a movie. You are the main character. You say your scripts and act to your lines. Of course you do your lines in each scene. There is a hidden camera and a director who you can ask for help anytime up above.»

Diana Rose Morcilla


«We are a society of notoriously unhappy people: lonely, anxious, depressed, destructive, dependent — people who are glad when we have killed the time we are trying so hard to save.»

Erich Fromm


«Oh, you know what bloggers are like, they write and write and write. I don't know why, because they're not being paid.»

Jon Ronson


«I understand the mechanism of my own thinking. I know precisely how I know, and my understanding is recursive. I understand the infinite regress of this self-knowing, not by proceeding step by step endlessly, but by apprehending the limit. The nature of recursive cognition is clear to me. A new meaning of the term "self-aware."»

Ted Chiang