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American Psychologist Quotes Page 3

The proverb warns that 'You should not bite the hand that feeds you.' But maybe you should, if it prevents you from feeding yourself.
Thomas Szasz
#American Psychologist

Carol Gilligan
I've found that if I say what I'm really thinking and feeling, people are more likely to say what they really think and feel. The conversation becomes a real conversation.
Carol Gilligan
#American Psychologist

Being taken for granted can be a compliment. It means that you've become a comfortable, trusted element in another person's life.
Dr. Brothers
#American Psychologist

Wayne Dyer
Conflict cannot survive without your participation.
Wayne Dyer
#American Psychologist

Wayne Dyer
Abundance is not something we acquire. It is something we tune into.
Wayne Dyer
#American Psychologist

The relationship between commitment and doubt is by no means an antagonistic one. Commitment is healthiest when it's not without doubt but in spite of doubt.
Dr. May
#American Psychologist

B. F. Skinner
We shouldn't teach great books; we should teach a love of reading.
B. F. Skinner
#American Psychologist

It is almost impossible for anyone, even the most ineffective among us, to continue to choose misery after becoming aware that it is a choice.
William Glasser
#American Psychologist

Wayne Dyer
Go for it now. The future is promised to no one.
Wayne Dyer
#American Psychologist

Being fast and not very spatial doesn't make you any better in spatial kinds of things; you probably just get the wrong answer more quickly.
Howard Gardner
#American Psychologist

Wayne Dyer
Freedom means you are unobstructed in living your life as you choose. Anything less is a form of slavery.
Wayne Dyer
#American Psychologist

Wayne Dyer
When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.
Wayne Dyer
#American Psychologist

Wayne Dyer
The highest form of ignorance is when you reject something you don't know anything about.
Wayne Dyer
#American Psychologist

James Dobson
Don't marry the person you think you can live with; marry only the individual you think you can't live without.
James Dobson
#American Psychologist

Creativity is not merely the innocent spontaneity of our youth and childhood; it must also be married to the passion of the adult human being, which is a passion to live beyond one's death.
Dr. May
#American Psychologist

Wayne Dyer
Maxim for life: You get treated in life the way you teach people to treat you.
Wayne Dyer
#American Psychologist

Carl Rogers
The very essence of the creative is its novelty, and hence we have no standard by which to judge it.
Carl Rogers
#American Psychologist

Healthy children will not fear life if their elders have integrity enough not to fear death.
Erik Erikson
#American Psychologist

Wayne Dyer
You cannot be lonely if you like the person you're alone with.
Wayne Dyer
#American Psychologist

Erich Fromm
What most people in our culture mean by being lovable is essentially a mixture between being popular and having sex appeal.
Erich Fromm
#American Psychologist

It's only when we truly know and understand that we have a limited time on earth - and that we have no way of knowing when our time is up, we will then begin to live each day to the fullest, as if it was the only one we had.
Elisabeth Kubler-Ross
#American Psychologist

Erich Fromm
As we ascend the social ladder, viciousness wears a thicker mask.
Erich Fromm
#American Psychologist

Wayne Dyer
There is no way to prosperity, prosperity is the way.
Wayne Dyer
#American Psychologist

I believe that the brain has evolved over millions of years to be responsive to different kinds of content in the world. Language content, musical content, spatial content, numerical content, etc.
Howard Gardner
#American Psychologist

Wayne Dyer
If you are living out of a sense of obligation you are slave.
Wayne Dyer
#American Psychologist

Love comes when manipulation stops; when you think more about the other person than about his or her reactions to you. When you dare to reveal yourself fully. When you dare to be vulnerable.
Dr. Brothers
#American Psychologist

Education is the process in which we discover that learning adds quality to our lives. Learning must be experienced.
William Glasser
#American Psychologist

Erich Fromm
To die is poignantly bitter, but the idea of having to die without having lived is unbearable.
Erich Fromm
#American Psychologist

I believe that we are solely responsible for our choices, and we have to accept the consequences of every deed, word, and thought throughout our lifetime.
Elisabeth Kubler-Ross
#American Psychologist

David Viscott
There is some place where your specialties can shine. Somewhere that difference can be expressed. It's up to you to find it, and you can.
David Viscott
#American Psychologist