Psychology

«Psychologists call these fully absorbing experiences flow»

Ilona Boniwell


«Besides,love is only a feeling.»

Christina Westover


«We think of 1789 as the date of the French Revolution, and the storming of the Bastille as its defining event. Yet as late as halfway through 1792, most of the familiar images of the revolution had yet to occur. Louis XVI was still king, and the Assembly was negotiating a new constitutional arrangement for the monarchy, not so different from Britain's Glorious Revolution of 1688.»

Mike Jay


«Emptiness and the not-“I” is the quality that arises when the therapist consciously moves out of his own way without hindering the therapeutic process through his own ideas, attitudes, expectations and concepts. He is present, available and responds with the truth in the moment.»

Swami Dhyan Giten


«It is impossible to understand addiction without asking what relief the addict finds, or hopes to find, in the drug or the addictive behaviour.»

Gabor Maté


«In the therapeutic process based on awareness, there exists no ”I" – it just exists a presence, a light, a love and a silence.»

Swami Dhyan Giten


«But money spent while manic doesn't fit into the Internal Revenue Service concept of medical expense or business loss. So after mania, when most depressed, you're given excellent reason to be even more so.»

Kay Redfield Jamison


«Although the client-centered approach had its origin purely within the limits of the psychological clinic, it is proving to have implications, often of a startling nature, for very diverse fields of effort.»

Carl Rogers


«Because sugar is not arsenic, many graves are full.»

Idries Shah


«Human Nature is not a problem that can be fixed by rules and regulations. All solutions to the existing problems must be based on how people behave, not on how we think they should behave.»

Kirk Chisholm


«Beyond the fiction of reality, there is the reality of the fiction.»

Slavoj Žižek


«They were determined to find something mechanically wrong with him - because broken machines are easier to fix.»

Lionel Shriver


«You have the Answer. Just get quiet enough to hear it. ~Pat Obuchowski»

Laurie Stevens


«There is no divinity achieved unless the individual mind submits itself to a mind supposed supreme. The Bible in its simplest form is simply that—a book. When you give it your mind it becomes powerful.»

Dew Platt


«As it almost always was when I'd been too self-centered to see the truth of the matter, I felt impossibly foolish.»

Jaida Jones


«When you want to know how things really work, study them when they're coming apart.»

William Gibson


«Forms have changed through the centuries in obedience to the external world to which all forms belong.»

Idries Shah


«In India an explanation is often more confusing than what prompted it.»

Tahir Shah


«Spirit does not belong to any particular religion because It has nothing to do with any religion and humanity cannot claim any exclusivity to It because we and our planet is nothing but a drop in the ocean of this endless Universe.»

Thomas Vazhakunnathu


«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