622 Total Quotes

American Psychologist Quotes

Wayne Dyer
Love is the ability and willingness to allow those that you care for to be what they choose for themselves without any insistence that they satisfy you.
Wayne Dyer
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Wayne Dyer
It's never crowded along the extra mile.
Wayne Dyer
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Wayne Dyer
If you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change.
Wayne Dyer
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Courage is not the absence of despair; it is, rather, the capacity to move ahead in spite of despair.
Rollo May
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Wayne Dyer
It makes no sense to worry about things you have no control over because there's nothing you can do about them, and why worry about things you do control? The activity of worrying keeps you immobilized.
Wayne Dyer
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Abraham Maslow
We may define therapy as a search for value.
Abraham Maslow
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James Dobson
Sometimes we're so concerned about giving our children what we never had growing up, we neglect to give them what we did have growing up.
James Dobson
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Carol Gilligan
In the different voice of women lies the truth of an ethic of care, the tie between relationship and responsibility, and the origins of aggression in the failure of connection.
Carol Gilligan
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Albert Ellis
The best years of your life are the ones in which you decide your problems are your own. You do not blame them on your mother, the ecology, or the president. You realize that you control your own destiny.
Albert Ellis
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Carl Rogers
The curious paradox is that when I accept myself just as I am, then I can change.
Carl Rogers
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Wayne Dyer
Our lives are a sum total of the choices we have made.
Wayne Dyer
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William Marston
Most of us actually stifle enough good impulses during the course of a day to change the current of our lives.
William Marston
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Wayne Dyer
You leave old habits behind by starting out with the thought, 'I release the need for this in my life'.
Wayne Dyer
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Wayne Dyer
Live one day at a time emphasizing ethics rather than rules.
Wayne Dyer
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Communication leads to community, that is, to understanding, intimacy and mutual valuing.
Rollo May
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Wayne Dyer
When you dance, your purpose is not to get to a certain place on the floor. It's to enjoy each step along the way.
Wayne Dyer
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Phil McGraw
If your neighbor has a completely different view on abortion, gay marriage, stem cell research, all of those things, you still are both Americans. Neither one of you is necessarily more patriotic than the other. Neither loves their country any more than the other one does.
Phil McGraw
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Virginia Satir
I believe the greatest gift I can conceive of having from anyone is to be seen by them, heard by them, to be understood and touched by them.
Virginia Satir
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Carl Rogers
In a person who is open to experience each stimulus is freely relayed through the nervous system, without being distorted by any process of defensiveness.
Carl Rogers
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Wayne Dyer
The fact that you are willing to say, ''I do not understand, and it is fine,'' is the greatest understanding you could exhibit.
Wayne Dyer
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Wayne Dyer
Real magic in relationships means an absence of judgment of others.
Wayne Dyer
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Wayne Dyer
The components of anxiety, stress, fear, and anger do not exist independently of you in the world. They simply do not exist in the physical world, even though we talk about them as if they do.
Wayne Dyer
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Carl Rogers
The good life is a process, not a state of being. It is a direction not a destination.
Carl Rogers
#American Psychologist

The best proof of love is trust.
Dr. Brothers
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Wayne Dyer
What comes out of you when you are squeezed is what is inside of you.
Wayne Dyer
#American Psychologist

James Dobson
Children are not casual guests in our home. They have been loaned to us temporarily for the purpose of loving them and instilling a foundation of values on which their future lives will be built.
James Dobson
#American Psychologist

When you are already in Detroit, you don't have to take a bus to get there.
Ram Dass
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There are no mistakes, no coincidences. All events are blessings given to us to learn from.
Elisabeth Kubler-Ross
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Erich Fromm
The psychic task which a person can and must set for himself is not to feel secure, but to be able to tolerate insecurity.
Erich Fromm
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Wayne Dyer
A mind at peace, a mind centered and not focused on harming others, is stronger than any physical force in the universe.
Wayne Dyer
#American Psychologist