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Erik Erikson Quotes





Children love and want to be loved and they very much prefer the joy of accomplishment to the triumph of hateful failure. Do not mistake a child for his symptom.
 

Do not mistake a child for his symptom.
[Children]
 

Doubt is the brother of shame.
 

Genius as such can neither be explained nor treated away; only, at times, its delay and inhibition and its perversion to destructive or self-destructive ends.
[Genius]
 

Healthy children will not fear life if their elders have integrity enough not to fear death.
[Children]