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The embattled gates to equal rights indeed opened up for modern women, but I sometimes think to myself: 'That is not what I meant by freedom – it is only ''social progress''.'
After all, the ultimate goal of all research is not objectivity, but truth.
The very fact that the youthful soul feels insecure strengthens its active aspiration to master its insecurity.
It is interesting to note that in every phase of life feminine masochism finds some form of expression.
Only a thin partition separates the psychically normal from the diseased.
All the best human impulses can be traced back to adolescence.
That person is lonely who has no one for whom he or she is Number One.
All observations point to the fact that the intellectual woman is masculinized; in her, warm, intuitive knowledge has yielded to cold unproductive thinking.
Adolescence is the period of the decisive last battle fought before maturity. The ego must achieve independence, the old emotional ties must be cast off, the new ones created.
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The one thing to say about art is that it is one thing. Art is art-as-art and everything else is everything else. Art-as-art is nothing but art. Art is not what is not art.
October 9, 1884
March 29, 1982
Helene Deutsch was a Polish American psychoanalyst and colleague of Sigmund Freud. She was the first psychoanalyst to specialize in women.
The psychology of women (1944)
Confrontations with myself (1973)
Neuroses and character types (1965)
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