Sigmund Freud Quotes (183 quotes)
Freud Complete Works
As quoted in: "In favor of the sensitive man, and other essays" (1976 edition) by Anaïs Nin, p. 14
“He that has eyes to see and ears to hear may convince himself that no mortal can keep a secret. If his lips are silent, he chatters with his fingertips; betrayal oozes out of him at every pore.”
Fragment of an Analysis of a Case of Hysteria (1905) Ch. 2 : The First Dream
“I cannot think of any need in childhood as strong as the need for a father's protection.”
The standard edition of the complete psychological works of Sigmund Freud (1953 edition), Hogarth Press
“I have found little that is "good" about human beings on the whole. In my experience most of them are trash, no matter whether they publicly subscribe to this or that ethical doctrine or to none at all. That is something that you cannot say aloud, or perhaps even think.”
Psycho-analysis and faith: the letters of Sigmund Freud & Oskar Pfister (1963 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.