Jim's Favorite Famous Quote, Quip, Axiom, and Maxim Repository
Sigmund Freud
Sigismund Freud
Sigmund Freud.
BornMay 6, 1856
Freiberg, Moravia (now Czech Republic)
DiedSeptember 23, 1939
London, England
Neurologist and psychologist. Considered the father of psychoanalysis. Best known for his book The Interpretation of Dreams (1913).

The repository contains three quotes from Sigmund Freud.

Growing UpIntelligence

What a distressing contrast there is between the radiant intelligence of the child and the feeble mentality of the average adult.


The first human who hurled an insult instead of a stone was the founder of civilization.


One must not be mean with the affections; what is spent of the fund is renewed in the spending itself.