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02 Aug 2005

Psychology Quotes

“The first and best victory is to conquer self; to be conquered by self is, of all things the most shameful and vile.”
- Plato

“You have an organ in your head. Part of that organ is called the cerebral Cortex. This nifty gadget transforms matter into consciousness. With it we can do what no other organism on this Planet has ever been able to do. We can change ourselves. Think of the Possibilities.”
- Michael P. Black

“The self is now the sacred cow of American culture, self-esteem is sacrosanct.”
- Culture of Complaint, Ch1 (1993) Robert Hughes

If the human brain were so simple that we could understand it, we would be so simple that we couldn't.
- Emerson M. Pugh