Karl A. Menninger Quotes

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What's done to children, they will do to society.
— Karl A. Menninger

advisory parenting

Fears are educated into us and can, if we wish, be educated out.
— Karl A. Menninger

fear education

Love cures people - both the ones who give it and the ones who receive it.
— Karl A. Menninger

love

Love cures people, the ones who receive love and the ones who give it, too.
— Karl A. Menninger Sparks

love

Set up as an ideal the facing of reality as honestly and as cheerfully as possible.
— Karl A. Menninger
It is doubtless true that religion has been the world's psychiatrist throughout the centuries.
— Karl A. Menninger

religion

The voice of the intelligence is soft and weak, said Freud.  It is drowned out by the roar of fear.

intelligence ignorance hate

Lock up your house, go across the railroad tracks, and find someone in need and do something for him.
— Karl A. Menninger

depression

Money-giving is a good criterion of a person's mental health. Generous people are rarely mentally ill people.
— Karl A. Menninger

charity generosity

Money giving is a very good criterion, in a way, of a person's mental health. Generous people are rarely mentally ill people.
— Karl A. Menninger

charity

The voice of the intelligence is soft and weak, said Freud.  It is drowned out by the roar of fear.  It is ignored by the voice of desire.

desire

Illness is in part what the world has done to a victim, but in a larger part it is what the victim has done with his world, and with himself.

illness