Quotes by Sigmund Freud

America is a mistake, a giant mistake.


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


From error to error one discovers the entire truth.


Innately, children seem to have little true realistic anxiety. They will run along the brink of water, climb on the window sill, play with sharp objects and with fire, in short, do everything that is bound to damage them and to worry those in charge of them, that is wholly the result of education; for they cannot be allowed to make the instructive experiences themselves.


Men are more moral than they think and far more immoral than they can imagine.


Sometimes a cigar is just a cigar.


Anatomy is destiny.


The more the fruits of knowledge become accessible to men, the more widespread is the decline of religious belief.