Anna Freud Quotes

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Anna Freud Quotes

Children usually do not blame themselves for getting lost.
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We are aware only of the empty space in the forest, which only yesterday was filled with trees.

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Create around one at least a small circle where matters are arranged as one wants them to be.

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Anna Freud Quotes: If some longing goes unmet dont be
If some longing goes unmet, don't be astonished. We call that Life.

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We live trapped, between the churned-up and examined past and a future that waits for our work.

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Anna Freud Quotes: I was always looking outside myself for
I was always looking outside myself for strength and confidence but it comes from within. It is there all the time.

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It is only when parental feelings are ineffective or too ambivalent or when the mother's emotions are temporarily engaged elsewhere that children feel lost.

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My different personalities leave me in peace now.

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We are imprisoned in the realm of life, like a sailor on his tiny boat, on an infinite ocean.

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Why do we go around acting as though everything was friendship and reliability when basically everything everywhere is full of sudden hate and ugliness?

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Anna Freud Quotes: Creative minds have always been known to
Creative minds have always been known to survive any kind of bad training.

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If I have a stupid day, everything looks wrong to me.

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Anna Freud Quotes: Things are not as we would like them to
Things are not as we would like them to be. There is only one way to deal with it, namely to try and be all right oneself.

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How one can live without being able to judge oneself, criticize what one has accomplished, and still enjoy what one does, is unimaginable to me.

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Anna Freud Quotes: I am glad that i do not have any
I am glad that I do not have any children.

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Papa continually emphasizes how much remains unexplained. With the other psychoanalytic writers, everything is always so known and fixed.

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Papa always makes it clear that he would like to know me as much more rational and lucid than the girls and women he gets to know during his analytic hours.

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Who promised you that only for joy were you brought to this earth?

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What I have always wanted for myself is much more primitive. It is probably nothing more than the affection of the people with whom I am in contact, and their good opinion of me.

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How can one know anything at all about people?

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Anna Freud Quotes: Everyone here says in a surprised manner
Everyone here says in a surprised manner that I have grown ... they are so stupid and do not notice that I am standing up straighter!

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Everything becomes so problematic because of basic faults: from a discontent with myself.

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Anna Freud Quotes: I am no longer afraid to say anything
I am no longer afraid to say anything.

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A first visit to a madhouse is always a shock.

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Sex is something you do. Sexuality is something you are.

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The horrors of war, pale beside the loss of a mother

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It is there all the time.

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The selection of leadership must follow practical considerations. Maybe I look at things too pessimistically?

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