Top 10 Quotes By Anna Freud That Will Inspire You

Top 10 Quotes By Anna Freud That Will Inspire You

Anna Freud was an Austrian-British psychoanalyst. She was the youngest daughter of Sigmund Freud. She was the founder of child psychoanalysis and also made fundamental contributions to ego and adolescent psychology.

Anna Freud was the first therapist in the world who systematized child psychology, providing us with psychological techniques and methods to treat children and to understand the existing differences between a child and an adult.

She provided clear explanations of the ego's defense mechanisms in her book The Ego and the Mechanisms of Defense (1936) and also promoted parent guidance and school consultation as important functions of the child therapist.

To illuminate her psychological-based beliefs, here we share 10 Anna Freud quotes with you:


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


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They can silence us, but they can not prevent us from having our own opinions


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We live trapped, between the past stirred and examined and a future that awaits our work


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If something does not satisfy you, do not be surprised. We call that life


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A collective failure does not have the same dimensions as an individual failure


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We are only aware of the empty space in the forest, which yesterday was full of trees



 Everything becomes so problematic by basic failures: by discontent with myself


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 Who is happy makes others happy too. Anna Freud


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Sometimes the most beautiful thing is precisely the one that comes unexpectedly and unearned, hence something given truly as a present


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


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