Favorite Quotations Sigmund Freud Please Understand Me

"Being entirely honest with oneself is a good exercise." ~ Sigmund Freud


Flowers are restful to look at. They have neither emotions nor conflicts.

From error to error one discovers the entire truth.

How bold one gets when one is sure of being loved!

At bottom God is nothing more than an exalted father.

All family life is organized around the most damaged person in it.

Dogs love their friends and bite their enemies, quite unlike people, who are incapable of pure love and always have to mix love and hate.

Everywhere I go I find a poet has been there before me.

In the small matters trust the mind, in the large ones the heart.

The great question...which I have not been able to answer, despite my thirty years into the feminine soul, is 'What do women want?'

Love cannot be much younger than the lust for murder.

One is very crazy when in love.

Occasionally I have had to admit to myself that the annoying, awkward stepping aside on the street, whereby for some seconds one steps here and there, yet always in the same direction as the other person, until finally both stop facing each other...conceals erotic purposes under the mask of awkwardness.