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Theodor Reik Quotes

(1888-1969), Austrian Psychoanalyst

In our civilization, men are afraid that they will not be men enough and women are afraid that they might be considered only women.

Category: Humankind

The man who has never made a fool of himself in love will never be wise in love.

Category: Love

He [Freud] often said three things were impossible to fulfill completely; healing, education, governing. He limited his goals in analytic treatment to brining the patient to the point where he could work for a living and learn to love.

Category: Love

Even the wisest men make fools of themselves about women, and even the most foolish women are wise about men.

Category: Men And Women

Work and love; these are the basics. Without them there is neurosis.

Category: Psychiatry