Alfred Adler

1870 - 1937

A Quote by Alfred Adler on human being and inferiority

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."

Alfred Adler (1870 - 1937)

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A Quote by Alfred Adler on trust

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Trust only movement. Life happens at the level of events, not of words. Trust movement.

Alfred Adler (1870 - 1937)

Source: http://www.wisdomquotes.com/cat_trust.html

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A Quote by Alfred Adler on principles

It is easier to fight for one's principles than to live up to them.

Alfred Adler (1870 - 1937)

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A Quote by Alfred Adler

The only worthwhile achievements of man are those which are socially useful.

Alfred Adler (1870 - 1937)

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A Quote by Alfred Adler on talent

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

Alfred Adler (1870 - 1937)

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A Quote by Alfred Adler on aggression, lies, murder, truth, and weapons

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

Alfred Adler (1870 - 1937)

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A Quote by Alfred Adler on principles

It is always easier to fight for one's principles than to live up to them.

Alfred Adler (1870 - 1937)

Source: Alfred Adler: Apostle of Freedom, by Phyllis Bottome, ch. 5, 1939.

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A Quote by Alfred Adler on danger and life

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

Alfred Adler (1870 - 1937)

Source: The Goal, by Phyllis Bottome.

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A Quote by Alfred Adler on feeling and inferiority

Exaggerated sensitiveness is an expression of the feeling of inferiority.

Alfred Adler (1870 - 1937)

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A Quote by Alfred Adler on danger, lies, parenthood, and truth

If ever we hear a case of lying, we must look for a severe parents. A lie would have no sense unless the truth were felt as dangerous.

Alfred Adler (1870 - 1937)

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