The Austrian neurologist and famous thinker Sigmund Freud, who was born and died in London on 23 September 1939, is the father of modern psychology and one of the most influential thinkers in the world… a writer, philosopher and artist, as well as a painter, sculptor, and poet, Freud definitely had a rich and beautiful mind that left some amazing wise words that are worth sharing and exploring.
Freud dealt with various topics related to the human mind and formulated several theories, including the theory of mind, the concept of consciousness, and the relationship between man and nature. Sigmund Freud’s greatest works include his work on the psychology of love and his theories on human nature and sexuality.
He also introduced the concept of unconsciousness and explained that there are several thoughts that remain elusive in consciousness, such as thoughts of love, fear, anger, pain and fear of death. Freud knew that love, sex, fantasy and even ambivalence behave in the mind, consciously or unconsciously.
Here are 10 of most important quotations from his writings on love, life and the nature of consciousness:
May his wisdom help us enjoy love in all its forms and that it will last all our lives.