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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


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  • 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
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  • 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
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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



  • 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


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  • 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
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  • 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.