To all those who walk the path of human cooperation war must appear loathsome and inhuman.
My difficulties belong to me!
War is organized murder and torture against our brothers.
We cannot say that if a child is badly nourished he will become a criminal. We must see what conclusion the child has drawn.
There is no such thing as talent. There is pressure.
It is easier to fight for one’s principles than to live up to them.
It is the patriotic duty of every man to lie for his country.
The test of one’s behavior pattern is their relationship to society, relationship to work and relationship to sex.
Our modern states are preparing for war without even knowing the future enemy.
Death is really a great blessing for humanity, without it there could be no real progress. People who lived for ever would not only hamper and discourage the young, but they would themselves lack sufficient stimulus to be creative.
There is a law that man should love his neighbor as himself. In a few hundred years it should be as natural to mankind as breathing or the upright gait; but if he does not learn it he must perish.
The only normal people are the ones you don’t know very well.
Every therapeutic cure, and still more, any awkward attempt to show the patient the truth, tears him from the cradle of his freedom from responsibility and must therefore reckon with the most vehement resistance.
A simple rule in dealing with those who are hard to get along with is to remember that this person is striving to assert his superiority; and you must deal with him from that point of view.
The neurotic is nailed to the cross of his fiction.