Sigmund Freud ?
: : : : ” Sometimes a cigar is just a cigar ” is attributed to Sigmund Freud . But there is no evidence that he actually said it. It means that sometimes a cigar is what it is and not a phallic symbol — an elongated object representing a penis.
Sigmund Freud : It doesn’t mean anything, Anna. It’s only a dream. Sometimes a banana is just a banana.
Where did Freud say : ‘ Out of your vulnerabilities will come your strength ‘? Perhaps the most motivational of all the misquotes, there is no evidence that Freud said this. Freud would most likely have despised the reduction of his thought to a such a pithy statement, but perhaps there is a Freudian reading.
With their French cuff shirts and suspenders, the Wall Street men of the day were often seen smoking cigars . It once again became that symbol of success, wealth, and power.
I BELIEVE it was Rudyard Kipling who penned the immortal line “A woman is only a woman, but a good cigar is a smoke.”
“What Freud said about the Irish is: We’re the only people who are impervious to psychoanalysis,” declares Colin Sullivan (Matt Damon) in Martin Scorsese’s film The Departed .
Vulnerability is the quality of being easily hurt or attacked. Some seniors think it’s funny to pick on the ninth graders because of their vulnerability . Vulnerability comes from the Latin word for “wound,” vulnus. Vulnerability is the state of being open to injury, or appearing as if you are.
He showed that human experience, thought, and deeds are not exclusively driven by our conscious mind, but by forces outside our conscious awareness and control—ones that we could eventually understand through the therapeutic process he called, “psychoanalysis.” Today , very few would argue against the idea of the