James Mark Baldwin Quotes

In Socrates' thought the two marks of individual self-consciousness appear; it is practical and it is social.

Thought Quotes

In conclusion we may say, in view of the confirmation that our study has given of the parallelism between individual and racial thought of the Self, that in the history of psychology we discern the great profile which the race has drawn on the pages of time.

Great Quotes, Time Quotes, Thought Quotes, History Quotes

The fact that tradition hinders the individual savage from thinking logically by no means proves that he cannot think logically.

Logic Quotes, Thinking Quotes


Feeling is the consciousness of the resulting conditions - of success, failure, equilibrium, compromise or balance, in this continuous rivalry of ideas.

Success Quotes, Failure Quotes, Balance Quotes, Compromise Quotes, Feeling Quotes, Ideas Quotes

Psychology more than any other science has had its pseudo-scientific no less than its scientific period.

Science Quotes

Like all science, psychology is knowledge; and like science again, it is knowledge of a definite thing, the mind.

Knowledge Quotes, Mind Quotes, Science Quotes

All along we find that social life - religion, politics, art - reflects the stages reached in the development of the knowledge of self; it shows the social uses made of this knowledge.

Life Quotes, Knowledge Quotes, Art Quotes, Politics Quotes, Religion Quotes

Pythagoras took the next important step by subordinating the mere matter of nature to its essential principle of form and order, identifying the latter with reason or the soul.

Important Quotes, Nature Quotes

In the first place, Descartes stands for the most explicit and uncompromising dualism between mind and matter.

Mind Quotes

The prehistorical and primitive period represents the true infancy of the mind.

Mind Quotes

The development of the meaning attaching to the personal self, the conscious being, is the subject matter of the history of psychology.

History Quotes

The reason of the close concurrence between the individual's progress and that of the race appears, therefore, when we remember the dependence of each upon the other.

Dependence Quotes

Plato stands for the union of truth and goodness in the supreme idea of God.

Truth Quotes