"Papa always makes it clear that he would like to know me as much more rational and lucid than the girls and women he gets to know during his analytic hours."
"A woman is like a tea bag - you can't tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water."Anna Freud on Eleanor Roosevelt
"I don't know who invented high heels, but all women owe him a lot."Anna Freud on Marilyn Monroe
"Ah, women. They make the highs higher and the lows more frequent."Anna Freud on Friedrich Nietzsche
"The age of a woman doesn't mean a thing. The best tunes are played on the oldest fiddles."Anna Freud on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"As usual, there is a great woman behind every idiot."Anna Freud on John Lennon
"Why do we go around acting as though everything was friendship and reliability when basically everything everywhere is full of sudden hate and ugliness?"
"We live trapped, between the churned-up and examined past and a future that waits for our work."
"My different personalities leave me in peace now."
"I was always looking outside myself for strength and confidence but it comes from within. It is there all the time."