Sigmund Freud

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Sigmund Freud (/ˈfrɔɪd/ FROYD; German: [ˈziːkmʊnt ˈfʁɔʏt]; born Sigismund Schlomo Freud; 6 May 1856 – 23 September 1939) was an Austrian neurologist and the father of psychoanalysis, a clinical method for treating psychopathology through dialogue between a patient and a psychoanalyst. Freud was born to Galician Jewish parents in the Moravian town of Freiberg, in the Austro-Hungarian Empire. He qualified as a doctor of medicine in 1881 at the University of Vienna. Upon completing his habilitation in 1885, he was appointed a docent in neuropathology and became an affiliated professor in 1902. Freud lived and worked in Vienna, having set up his clinical practice there in 1886. In 1938 Freud left Austria to escape the Nazis. He died in exile in the United Kingdom in 1939. In creating psychoanalysis, Freud developed therapeutic techniques such as the use of free association and discovered ... More

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Sigmund Freud #Age

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Sigmund Freud #Alone #Happiness #Wisdom

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Sigmund Freud #Death

Photo of Sigmund Freud The goal of all life is death.
Sigmund Freud #Dreams

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Sigmund Freud #Experience

Photo of Sigmund Freud The act of birth is the first experience of anxiety, and thus the source and prototype of the affect of anxiety.
Sigmund Freud #Freedom

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Sigmund Freud #Freedom

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Sigmund Freud #Good

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Sigmund Freud #Great

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Sigmund Freud #Home

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Sigmund Freud #Intelligence

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Sigmund Freud #Intelligence

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Sigmund Freud #Life

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Sigmund Freud #Love #Work

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Sigmund Freud #Love

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Sigmund Freud #Love

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Sigmund Freud #Love

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Sigmund Freud #Love #Work

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Sigmund Freud #Men

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Sigmund Freud #Men #Society

Photo of Sigmund Freud Civilized society is perpetually menaced with disintegration through this primary hostility of men towards one another.
Sigmund Freud #Men

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Sigmund Freud #Pet #Time

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Sigmund Freud #Religion #Strength

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Sigmund Freud #Success

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Sigmund Freud #Time

Photo of Sigmund Freud Civilization began the first time an angry person cast a word instead of a rock.