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Neurotic Quotes

These Motivational Quotes about Neurotic are dedicated to your career and personal success in life.

A competent and self-confident person is
incapable of jealousy in anything.
Jealousy is invariably a symptom of neurotic insecurity.
- Robert A. Heinlein

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Nerds are just deep, and neurotic, fans.
Needy fans.
We're all nerds, on one subject or another.
- Jonathan Lethem

I'm a neurotic New York Jew by birth.
Creating characters is second nature to me.
- Len Wein

I'm sure acting is a deeply neurotic thing to do.
- Ralph Fiennes

 

Acting is the expression of a neurotic impulse.
It's a bum's life.
Quitting acting, that's the sign of maturity.
- Marlon Brando

All successful people these days seem to be neurotic.
Perhaps we should stop being sorry for them and start being sorry for me -
for being so confounded normal.
- Deborah Kerr

The neurotic is nailed to the cross of his fiction.
- Alfred Adler


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For Devil's Backbone I loved it but I felt very pressured
but so I was neurotic on the shoot.
- Guillermo del Toro

A neurotic can perfectly well be a literary genius,
but his greatest danger is always that he will not
recognize when he is dull.
- Louis Auchincloss

I prefer neurotic people.
I like to hear rumblings beneath the surface.
- Stephen Sondheim

I hate the crazy, neurotic characters beyond a certain point.
- Len Wein

It is one of the most effective attitudes of the neurotic to measure thumbs down,
so to speak, a real person by an ideal,
since in doing so he can depreciate him as much as he wishes.
- Alfred Adler

I have had time to analyze my feelings.
I am certain that they are totally neurotic,
sexist, silly, and a big waste of time.
- Phil Donahue

Writers are too neurotic to ever be happy.
- Connie Willis

All currency is neurotic currency.
- Norman O. Brown

It was the fashion of the time, still is,
to feel that all actors are neurotic,
or they would not be actors.
- Gene Tierney

The poet is in command of his fantasy,
while it is exactly the mark of the neurotic that he
is possessed by his fantasy.
- Lionel Trilling

I don't like psychiatry.
I don't believe it works.
I believe psychiatrists are neurotic or psychotic,
for the most part.
- Kirstie Alley

And I know I'm paranoid and neurotic,
I've made a career out of it.
- Thom Yorke

I'm afraid of making a mistake.
I'm not totally neurotic, but I'm pretty neurotic about it.
I'm as close to totally neurotic as you can get without being totally neurotic.
- Bridget Fonda

A neurotic is a man who builds a castle in the air.
A psychotic is the man who lives in it.
A psychiatrist is the man who collects the rent.
- Jerome Lawrence

So my idea of neurotic is spending too much time trying to correct a wrong.
When I feel that I'm doing that, then I snap out of it.
- Gene Wilder

In general, certain conclusions are possible from these data.
They fail to prove that psychotherapy,
Freudian or otherwise, facilitates the recovery of neurotic patients.
- Hans Eysenck

I can honestly say this industry hasn't made me neurotic about my looks,
except maybe my weight.
I hope my clothes kind of reflect that.
They're meant to make you feel good.
- Stella McCartney

A considerable number of persons are able to protect
themselves against the outbreak of serious neurotic
phenomena only through intense work.
- Karl Abraham

My own nature hovers between neurotic and paranoid.
I've developed the habit of mentally listing things
that make me optimistic about the future.
I do it every day.
- Martha Beck

It's a very complex scenario, and certainly Dave was,
and is, not the only person in Pearl Jam with personality flaws.
Everybody in this band exhibits some form of neurotic behavior.
And we couldn't find a balance, a mutual respect for each other.
- Stone Gossard

If neurotic is wanting two mutually exclusive things
at one and the same time,
then I'm neurotic as hell.
I'll be flying back and forth between one mutually
exclusive thing and another for the rest of my days.
- Sylvia Plath

The anguish of the neurotic individual is the same as that of the saint.
The neurotic, the saint are engaged in the same battle.
Their blood flows from similar wounds.
But the first one gasps and the other one gives.
- Georges Bataille

My mother's father drank and her mother was an unhappy,
neurotic woman, and I think she has lived all her life
afraid of anyone who drinks for fear something like
that might happen to her.
- John Hurt

Doubt is to certainty as neurosis is to psychosis.
The neurotic is in doubt and has fears about persons and things;
the psychotic has convictions and makes claims about them.
In short, the neurotic has problems,
the psychotic has solutions.
- Thomas Szasz

Devout believers are safeguarded in a high degree against
the risk of certain neurotic illnesses;
their acceptance of the universal neurosis spares them
the task of constructing a personal one.
- Anatole France

Nothing uniquely bad has happened to me in my personal life,
but all the regular little bad things have accumulated
to make me a neurotic person.
And these adventures are my way of trying to make sense of that.
- Jon Ronson

And as a character, what I found very inspiring about playing Dharma,
especially at that time, is that the women on television
were more neurotic than they were free.
And I thought, this is a rare bird and this is unique
on television and I think it's really refreshing.
- Jenna Elfman

Not to be offensive, not to be capricious,
not to be arbitrary, not to be neurotic,
not to be an actor outer, you're just trying to get
in and you're given so little time to get in gently,
but it's always hard.
- William Hurt

I'm fairly competant as a director and actor,
but I am Mr. Neurotic as a writer.
I just don't have enough confidence in my abilities to take criticism well.
I take it personally.
Start with 'It's a masterpiece,' and then tell me what
you think could be changed.
- Tim Robbins

In the investigation of a neurotic style of life,
we must always suspect an opponent, and note who suffers
most because of the patient's condition.
Usually this is a member of the family.
- Alfred Adler

My grandmother though, began to prepare in her own neurotic -
and I think psychotic -
way to face racism.
So she taught us to be racist, which is something I
had to undo later when I got to Michigan,
you know.
- James Earl Jones

We are a people who do not want to keep much of the past in our heads.
It is considered unhealthy in America to remember mistakes,
neurotic to think about them, psychotic to dwell on them.
- Lillian Hellman

People look at me and go, 'You must have it made.
You have girls.
You have a great life.
It's not true.
I mean you pull the curtain away, and you see I'm just
as insecure and neurotic and scared and vulnerable as anybody,
you know.
- John Stamos

They show that roughly two-thirds of a group of neurotic
patients will recover or improve to a marked extent
within about two years of the onset of their illness,
whether they are treated by means of psychotherapy or not.
- Hans Eysenck

We're all controlled neurotics.
- Harry Reasoner

Everything great in the world comes from neurotics.
They alone have founded our religions and composed our masterpieces.
- Marcel Proust

The psychoanalysis of neurotics has taught us to recognize
the intimate connection between wetting the bed and
the character trait of ambition.
- Sigmund Freud

Neurotics complain of their illness,
but they make the most of it,
and when it comes to talking it away from them they
will defend it like a lioness her young.
- Sigmund Freud

Discussion in class, which means letting twenty young
blockheads and two cocky neurotics discuss something
that neither their teacher nor they know.
- Vladimir Nabokov

Neurotics build castles in the air, psychotics live in them.
My mother cleans them.
- Rita Rudner

Taste cannot be controlled by law.
- Thomas Jefferson

I have a healthy body, free of the chemicals that once controlled it.
- Lorna Luft

When buying and selling are controlled by legislation,
the first things to be bought and sold are legislators.
- P. J. O'Rourke

To me, it seems a dreadful indignity to have a soul controlled by geography.
- George Santayana

About half my designs are controlled fantasy,
15 percent are total madness and the rest are bread-and-butter designs.
- Manolo Blahnik

Since I'm the president and Democrats have controlled
the House and the Senate,
it's understandable that people are saying,
you know, 'What have you done?'
- Barack Obama

Quality has to be caused, not controlled.
- Phil Crosby

I think a film set is a quite controlled environment
and you feel like you can trust them and it is going
to be a safe place to work,
but I really don't think about it.
- Orlando Bloom

But in marketing, the familiar is everything,
and that is controlled by the studio.
That is reaching its apogee now.
- Nicolas Roeg

The children don't wear their masks at home and in controlled surroundings.
- Martin Bashir

So, I see technology as a Trojan Horse:
It looks like a wonderful thing,
but they are going to regret introducing it into the
schools because it simply can't be controlled.
- Daniel Greenberg

The world has become so complex that the idea of a
power in which everything comes together and can be
controlled in a centralized way is now erroneous.
- Ulrich Beck

Are we controlled by our thoughts, or are we controlling our thoughts?
- Raymond Holliwell

Watching baseball under the lights is like observing dogs indoors,
at a pedigree show.
In both instances, the environment is too controlled to suit the species.
- Melvin Maddocks

The creative process is not controlled by a switch
you can simply turn on or off;
it's with you all the time.
- Alvin Ailey

The budget should be balanced, the treasury should be refilled,
the public debt should be reduced and the arrogance
of public officials should be controlled.
- Ross Perot

When shopping was still connected to the street it
was also an intensification and articulation of the street.
Now it has become utterly independent -
contained,
controlled, surveyed.
- Rem Koolhaas

For governments at war, the media is an instrument
of war or an element in war that is to be controlled.
- Bruce Jackson

Even in a society as tightly controlled as Singapore's,
the market creates certain forces which perhaps in
the long run may lead to democracy.
- Peter L. Berger

I live in a kind of controlled awareness.
I wouldn't call it fear, but it's an awareness.
I know I have a responsibility to behave in a certain way.
I'm able to do that.
- Mary Tyler Moore

Western women have been controlled by ideals and stereotypes
as much as by material constraints.
- Naomi Wolf

Everything in Formula 1 has been sterilised now,
the whole thing is controlled too much.
- Nigel Mansell

White men have always controlled their wives' wages.
Colored men were not able to do so until they themselves became free.
Then they owned both their wives and their wages.
- Susan B. Anthony

During that space walk there will be some repositioning
of the power so that the arm can be fully controlled
by the robotic station that is in the Lab.
- Umberto Guidoni


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