44 Psychology quotes to inspire you

Wanting to be someone else is a waste of the person you are. I would rather be hated for who i am, than loved for who i am not. – Kurt cobain

The greatest discovery of my generation is that human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind. – William James

Learn one way, react. Learn many ways, understand. – Tadeu Dias

Life can show up no other way than that way in which you perceive it. – Neale Donald Walsch

Gravitate towards your heart’s desire. – Stefan Emunds

When we are open to new possibilities, we find them. Be open and skeptical of everything. – Todd Kashdan

Idleness is the parent of psychology. – Friedrich Nietzsche

The pendulum of the mind oscillates between sense and nonsense, not between right and wrong. – Carl Gustav Jung

The brain is wider than the sky. – Emily Dickinson

Also read: 54 Motivating yoga quotes 

The happiness of of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts. – Marcus Aurelius

The hardest thing in leadership is managing your own psychology, and yet it’s also the least talked about. – Andy Dunn

I’m trying to broaden the scope of positive psychology well beyond the smiley face. Happiness is just one-fifth of what human beings choose to do. – Martin Seligman

I think psychology and self-reflection is one of the major catastrophes of the twentieth century. Werner Herzog

Psychology is the science of the intellects, characters and behavior of animals including man. – Edward Thorndike

Sometimes, if you want to change a man’s mind, you have to change the mind of the man next to him first. – Megan Whalen Turner

If you want to be proud of yourself, then do things in which you can take pride.- Karen Horney

The purpose of psychology is to give us a completely different idea of the things we know best. – Paul Valery

It is not primarily our physical selves that limit us but rather our mindset about our physical limits. – E. Langer

Truly amazing, what people can get used to, as long as there are a few compensations. – Margaret Atwood

Energy is always a matter of psychology for every individual. – Miriam Santiago

When making decisions about people, stop confusing experience with evidence. Just as owning a car doesn’t make you an expert on engines, having a brain doesn’t mean you understand psychology. – Adam Grant

Happiness, not money or prestige, should be regarded as the ultimate currency—the currency by which we take measure of our lives. – Tal Ben-Shahar

Being funny, in some ways, is about being connected to psychology. – Noah Baumbach

Where does a thought go when it’s forgotten – Sigmund Freud

Our wounds are often the openings into the best and most beautiful part of us. – David Richo

Whatever is rejected from the self, appears in the world as an event. – Carl Gustav Jung

Habituation is indeed a fact of human psychology. That’s one reason we like novelty, including different cuts of jeans. – Virginia Postrel

We forget very easily what gives us pain. – Graham Greene

For happy people, time is filled and planned. For unhappy people time is unfilled, open and uncommitted; they postpone things and are inefficient. – Michael Argyle

Curiosity is the engine of achievement. – Ken Robinson

If positive psychology teaches us anything, it is that all of us are mixture of strenhths and weaknesses. No one has it all, and no one lacks it all. – Christopher Peterson

Horror is beyond the reach of psychology. – Theodor Adorno

Also read : 55 Quotes to fill you with positive energy

Ideologies aren’t all that important. What’s important is psychology. – James Carville

We need each other. The sooner we learn that, it is better for us all. – Erik Erikson

Self-talk reflects your innermost feelings. – Dr. Asa Don Brown

What most entrepreneurs don’t understand is that it isn’t the economy that bursts a bubble, but investor psychology. – Jay Samit

My love is something valuable to me which I ought not to throw away without reflection. – Sigmund Freud

Psychology is the science of the act of experiencing, and deals with the whole system of such acts as they make up mental life. – Samuel Alexander

Man is many things, but he is not rational. – Oscar Wilde,

One thought-murder a day keeps the psychiatrist away. – Saul Bellow

Your heart will challenge you, but also reward you beyond your wildest dreams. – Stefan Emunds

People who need to bully you are the easiest to push around. – Douglas Adams

Every criticism, judgment, diagnosis, and expression of anger is the tragic expression of an unmet need. – Marshall Rosenberg

People who hide their feelings usually care the most.