"I have found little that is (good) about human beings on the whole. In my experience most of them are trash, no matter whether they publicly subscribe to this or that ethical doctrine or to none at all. That is something that you cannot say aloud, or perhaps even think."
"A man should not strive to eliminate his complexes but to get into accord with them: they are legitimately what directs his conduct in the world. "
"Neurosis is the inability to tolerate ambiguity."
"The impression forces itself upon one that men measure by false standards, that everyone seeks power, success, riches for himself, and admires others who attain them, while undervaluing the truly precious thing in life. ."
"America is a mistake, a giant mistake."