622 Total Quotes

American Psychologist Quotes Page 10

Work and love; these are the basics. Without them there is neurosis.
Theodor Reik
#American Psychologist

Emily Dickinson
To hope means to be ready at every moment for that which is not yet born, and yet not become desperate if there is no birth in our lifetime.
Emily Dickinson
#American Psychologist

Games are a compromise between intimacy and keeping intimacy away.
Eric Berne
#American Psychologist

Erich Fromm
Love is the only sane and satisfactory answer to the problem of human existence.
Erich Fromm
#American Psychologist

Erich Fromm
There is only one meaning of life: the act of living itself.
Erich Fromm
#American Psychologist

Erich Fromm
Man always dies before he is fully born.
Erich Fromm
#American Psychologist

Erich Fromm
Only the person who has faith in himself is able to be faithful to others.
Erich Fromm
#American Psychologist

Erich Fromm
Greed is a bottomless pit which exhausts the person in an endless effort to satisfy the need without ever reaching satisfaction.
Erich Fromm
#American Psychologist

Erich Fromm
Mother's love is peace. It need not be acquired, it need not be deserved.
Erich Fromm
#American Psychologist

Erich Fromm
If I am what I have and if I lose what I have who then am I?
Erich Fromm
#American Psychologist

Erich Fromm
We all dream; we do not understand our dreams, yet we act as if nothing strange goes on in our sleep minds, strange at least by comparison with the logical, purposeful doings of our minds when we are awake.
Erich Fromm
#American Psychologist

Erich Fromm
The most beautiful as well as the most ugly inclinations of man are not part of a fixed biologically given human nature, but result from the social process which creates man.
Erich Fromm
#American Psychologist

Erich Fromm
Not he who has much is rich, but he who gives much.
Erich Fromm
#American Psychologist

Erich Fromm
There is hardly any activity, any enterprise, which is started out with such tremendous hopes and expectations, and yet which fails so regularly, as love.
Erich Fromm
#American Psychologist

B. F. Skinner
The way positive reinforcement is carried out is more important than the amount.
B. F. Skinner
#American Psychologist

B. F. Skinner
Education is what survives when what has been learnt has been forgotten.
B. F. Skinner
#American Psychologist

Wayne Dyer
You can't choose up sides on a round world.
Wayne Dyer
#American Psychologist

Abraham Maslow
We are not in a position in which we have nothing to work with. We already have capacities, talents, direction, missions, callings.
Abraham Maslow
#American Psychologist

David Viscott
To fail is a natural consequence of trying, To succeed takes time and prolonged effort in the face of unfriendly odds. To think it will be any other way, no matter what you do, is to invite yourself to be hurt and to limit your enthusiasm for trying again.
David Viscott
#American Psychologist

Wayne Dyer
You are doomed to make choices. This is life's greatest paradox.
Wayne Dyer
#American Psychologist

James Dobson
God has called us to be His representatives in our nation and in our world. Select candidates who represent your views and work for their election.
James Dobson
#American Psychologist

Wayne Dyer
You cannot always control what goes on outside. But you can always control what goes on inside.
Wayne Dyer
#American Psychologist

Permissiveness is the principle of treating children as if they were adults; and the tactic of making sure they never reach that stage.
Thomas Szasz
#American Psychologist

It is easier to do one's duty to others than to one's self. If you do your duty to others, you are considered reliable. If you do your duty to yourself, you are considered selfish.
Thomas Szasz
#American Psychologist

Narcissist: psychoanalytic term for the person who loves himself more than his analyst; considered to be the manifestation of a dire mental disease whose successful treatment depends on the patient learning to love the analyst more and himself less.
Thomas Szasz
#American Psychologist

When a person can no longer laugh at himself, it is time for others to laugh at him.
Thomas Szasz
#American Psychologist

Wayne Dyer
You can never get enough of what you don't want.
Wayne Dyer
#American Psychologist

Erich Fromm
Sanity is only that which is within the frame of reference of conventional thought.
Erich Fromm
#American Psychologist

The system isn't stupid, but the people in it are.
Thomas Szasz
#American Psychologist

Wayne Dyer
Doing what you love is the cornerstone of having abundance in your life.
Wayne Dyer
#American Psychologist