Emile Coue Quote
Affirmation to be said repeatedly as a practice of "mind-conditioning therapy." - "De la Suggestion et de Ses Applications" (1915)
“Great minds discuss ideas; average minds discuss events; small minds discuss people.”
“I am, somehow, less interested in the weight and convolutions of Einstein's brain than in the near certainty that people of equal talent have lived and died in cotton fields and sweatshops.”
―Stephen Jay Gould
As quoted in New Scientist, March 8, 1979, p. 777
“We're born alone, we live alone, we die alone. Only through our love and friendship can we create the illusion for the moment that we're not alone.”
Someone to Love (film, 1987). The film was released after his death, and it was Orson's final film appearance.
Born: February 26, 1857
Died: July 2, 1926 (aged 69)
Bio: Émile Coué de la Châtaigneraie was a French psychologist and pharmacist who introduced a popular method of psychotherapy and self-improvement based on optimistic autosuggestion.