Quotes by Sigmund Freud

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What progress we are making. In the Middle Ages they would have burned me. Now they are content with burning my books.
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By abolishing private property one takes away the human love of aggression.
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America is the most grandiose experiment the world has seen, but, I am afraid, it is not going to be a success.
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One gets an impression that civilization is something which was imposed on a resisting majority by a minority which understood how to obtain possession of the means to power and coercion. It is, of course, natural to assume that these difficulties are not inherent in the nature of civilization itself but are determined by the imperfections of the cultural forms which have so far been developed.
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A woman should soften but not weaken a man.
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Just as a cautious businessman avoids investing all his capital in one concern, so wisdom would probably admonish us also not to anticipate all our happiness from one quarter alone.
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