Sigmund Freud Quotes (235 quotes)
“A belligerent state permits itself every such misdeed, every such act of violence, as would disgrace the individual.”
The Standard Edition of the Complete Psychological Works of Sigmund Freud: On the history of the psycho-analytic movement, papers on metapsychology and other works (1957 edition)
“A man who has been the indisputable favorite of his mother keeps for life the feeling of a conqueror.”
Sigmund Freud: Life and Work. Vol 1: The Young Freud 1856–1900 (1953) by Ernest Jones, p. 5
On creativity and the unconscious: papers on the psychology of art, literature, love, religion (1925 edition)
Letter to Wilhelm Fliess (15 October 1897), as quoted in Origins of Psychoanalysis
“Children are completely egoistic; they feel their needs intensely and strive ruthlessly to satisfy them.”
The Standard Edition of the Complete Psychological Works of Sigmund Freud (1953 edition)
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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsSigmund Freud
Born: May 6, 1856
Died: September 23, 1939 (aged 83)
Bio: Sigmund Freud, born Sigismund Schlomo Freud, was an Austrian neurologist who became known as the founding father of psychoanalysis.