Emile Coue Quote
Affirmation to be said repeatedly as a practice of "mind-conditioning therapy." - "De la Suggestion et de Ses Applications" (1915)
Interview for SPIEGEL (spiegel.de), in 2008
“Liberty is the right of every man to be honest, to think and to speak without hypocrisy.”
Martí : Thoughts/Pensamientos (1994)
“It's a bizarre but wonderful feeling, to arrive dead center of a target you didn't even know you were aiming for.”
―Lois McMaster Bujold
Cordelia's Honor (1996), Author's Afterword
“Life is like playing a violin solo in public and learning the instrument as one goes on.”
―Samuel Butler (novelist)
Speech at the Somerville Club, February 27, 1895.
As quoted in: Newsday, 11 February 1988
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.