Wilhelm Stekel Quotes

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Anxiety is fear of one's self.
— Wilhelm Stekel

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I have always described anxiety as the fear of oneself.

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Candor is always a double-edged sword; it may heal or it may separate.

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Many an attack of depression is nothing but the expression of regret at having to be virtuous.
— Wilhelm Stekel

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Truth is not always the best basis for happiness. There are certain lies which may consist a far better and more secure foundation of happiness. There are people who perish when their eyes are opened.
— Wilhelm Stekel

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