Karl A. Menninger
What's done to children, they will do to society.
Unrest of spirit is a mark of life.
The voice of the intelligence is drowned out by the roar of fear. It is ignored by the voice of desire. It is contradicted by the voice of shame. It is biased by hate and extinguished by anger. Most of all it is silenced by ignorance.
We need criminals to identify ourselves with, to secretly envy and to stoutly punish. They do for us the forbidden, illegal things we wish to do.
Love cures people — both the ones who give it and the ones who receive it.