Alfred Adler Quotes

To all those who walk the path of human cooperation war must appear loathsome and inhuman.

Cooperation Quotes, War Quotes

Our modern states are preparing for war without even knowing the future enemy.

Future Quotes, War Quotes

There is no such thing as talent. There is pressure.

Talent Quotes

 

No experience is a cause of success or failure. We do not suffer from the shock of our experiences, so-called trauma - but we make out of them just what suits our purposes.

Success Quotes, Failure Quotes, Experience Quotes, Purpose Quotes

The science of the mind can only have for its proper goal the understanding of human nature by every human being, and through its use, brings peace to every human soul.

Goal Quotes, Understanding Quotes, Mind Quotes, Nature Quotes, Science Quotes

The greater the feeling of inferiority that has been experienced, the more powerful is the urge to conquest and the more violent the emotional agitation.

Great Quotes, Experience Quotes, Emotion Quotes, Feeling Quotes, Power Quotes

The educator must believe in the potential power of his pupil, and he must employ all his art in seeking to bring his pupil to experience this power.

Experience Quotes, Potential Quotes, Art Quotes, Power Quotes

To be a human being means to possess a feeling of inferiority which constantly presses towards its own conquest. The greater the feeling of inferiority that has been experienced, the more powerful is the urge for conquest and the more violent the emotional agitation.

Great Quotes, Experience Quotes, Emotion Quotes, Feeling Quotes, Power Quotes

War is not the continuation of politics with different means, it is the greatest mass-crime perpetrated on the community of man.

Great Quotes, Community Quotes, Politics Quotes

God who is eternally complete, who directs the stars, who is the master of fates, who elevates man from his lowliness to Himself, who speaks from the cosmos to every single human soul, is the most brilliant manifestation of the goal of perfection.

Goal Quotes, Fate Quotes, Perfection Quotes

War is organized murder and torture against our brothers.

Organize Quotes

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.

Love Quotes, Law Quotes

In the investigation of a neurotic style of life, we must always suspect an opponent, and note who suffers most because of the patient's condition. Usually this is a member of the family.

Life Quotes

The chief danger in life is that you may take too many precautions.

Life Quotes, Anger Quotes

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.

Death Quotes, Great Quotes, Courage Quotes, Humanity Quotes

Exaggerated sensitiveness is an expression of the feeling of inferiority.

Feeling Quotes

Every individual acts and suffers in accordance with his peculiar teleology, which has all the inevitability of fate, so long as he does not understand it.

Ability Quotes, Fate Quotes

My difficulties belong to me!

Difficulties Quotes

It is one of the most effective attitudes of the neurotic to measure thumbs down, so to speak, a real person by an ideal, since in doing so he can depreciate him as much as he wishes.

Attitude Quotes

A lie would have no sense unless the truth were felt dangerous.

Truth Quotes, Anger Quotes

The test of one's behavior pattern is their relationship to society, relationship to work and relationship to sex.

Work Quotes

The truth is often a terrible weapon of aggression. It is possible to lie, and even to murder, with the truth.

Truth Quotes

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.

Freedom Quotes, Responsibility Quotes, Truth Quotes