Karen Horney

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Now and then it's good to pause in our pursuit of happiness and just be happy.
Guillaume Apollinaire
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Karen Horney (1885-09-16 - 1952-12-04) was a German-born U.S. psychoanalyst.


  • Rationalization may be defined as self-deception by reasoning.
    • Our Inner Conflicts (1945) [1]


  • To be free of sensuality means great power in a woman. Only in this way will she be independent of a man. Otherwise she will always long for him, and in the exaggerated yearning of her senses she will be able to drown out all feeling of her own value. She becomes the bitch, who begs even is she is beaten.

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