Anna Freud quotes

“A first visit to a madhouse is always a shock.”

Anna Freud

“Children usually do not blame themselves for getting lost.”

Anna Freud

“Create around you at least a small circle where matters are arranged as you want them to be.”

Anna Freud

“Creative minds have always been known to survive any kind of bad training.”

Anna Freud

“How one can live without being able to judge oneself, criticize what one has accomplished, and still enjoy what one does, is unimaginable to me.”

Anna Freud

“I was always looking outside myself for strength and confidence, but it comes from within. It is there all the time.”

Anna Freud

“In our dreams we can have our eggs cooked exactly how we want them, but we can't eat them.”

Anna Freud

“Sometimes the most beautiful thing is precisely the one that comes unexpectedly and unearned.”

Anna Freud

“The horrors of war, pale beside the loss of a mother.”

Anna Freud

“We are imprisoned in the realm of life, like a sailor on his tiny boat, on an infinite ocean.”

Anna Freud

“Who promised you that only for joy were you brought to this earth?”

Anna Freud