"Lacan'ın etkileyici formülasyonunda -"hasta hatırladığı için iyileşmez, iyileştiği için hatırlar"- aslında daha önce Sandor Ferenczi'nin söylediği şu sözler yankılanmaktadır: "Hasta serbest çağrışım sayesinde iyileşmez, serbest çağrışım yapabildiği zaman iyileşmiş demektir."
Adam Phillips – Flört Üzerine
"Anyone who remains a Freudian, a Kleinian, a Lacanian, a Winnicottian and so on has got stuck in, stuck with, their fear of their chosen Master."
Adam Phillips – The Cure for Psychoanalysis
I learned a lot of things this year, just because I was curious about why Chomsky called Lacan a charlatan.
The One Where Everybody Finds Out
"Splitting as a defence is a way of managing anxiety by protecting the ego from negative emotions. It is often employed in trauma, where a split-off part holds the unbearable feelings."
“Let us say one of the friends, whom we will call A, had always taken the lead to a certain extent, and this was felt by B as a friendly and kind support. If A becomes more dominating in a way that makes B feel too dependent, B may be hurt by this and resent it bitterly…”
"Grosskurth (1986) reported that when Klein presented "A Study of Envy and Gratitude" for the first time at the Geneva Conference in 1955, Winnicott, "stunned, held his head in his hands, muttering, 'Oh no, she can't do this!' " (p. 414)"