About 3,120 results
|8 Self-esteem and self-contempt have specific odors; they can be smelled. ERIC |
HOFFER (1902-83), U.S. philosopher. The Passionate Slate of Mind, aph. 246(
1955). 9 No matter what our achievements might be, we think well of ourselves ...
|Where everything is possible miracles become commonplaces, but the familiar |
ceases to be self-evident. We lie loudest when we lie to ourselves. Self-esteem
and self-contempt have specific odors; they can be smelled. No matter what our ...
|Hoffer, Eric Self-esteem and self-contempt have specific odors; they can be |
smelled. - Hoffer, Eric No matter what our achievements might be, we think well of
ourselves only in rare moments. We need people to bear witness against our
|which objectivity is self-congratulation and tolerance a sham, comes. - Geertz, |
Clifford We can bear to be deprived of everything but our self-conceit. - Hazlitt,
William Self-esteem and self-contempt have specific odors; they can be smelled.
|Eric Hoffer, said that "Self-esteem and self-contempt have specific odors; they |
can be smelled." You use your sense of smell as a warning system. When you
get a whiff of something rotten with respect to food, you don't eat it. When you
smell a ...
|... of hatred. And those also of little faith are of little hatred. hope. 245. HATRED |
often speaks the language of. 246. SELF-ESTEEM and self -contempt have
specific odors; they can be smelled. I T I S perhaps true that the hopeful cannot
|ease on everyday life can lead to "inability to pursue usual activities, to |
discrediting by others, and to social isolation. ... Thus, it is not so much the
presence of illness that undermines self-esteem but rather the inability to contain
health problems (Belgrave, 1990) and failure to ... Whenever smell and urine
were mentioned, they were combined with criticism, anger, and contempt for the
|Shame operates only after the signals of interest and/or enjoyment have been |
activated—and it acts to interfere with one or the other or both. ... Many child
development researchers suggest that the development of a healthy sense of self
and self-esteem involves validation of ... Later, these signals are related
psychologically to rejection and contempt. Such phrases as “this leaves a bad
taste in my mouth” or “this has a bad smell to it” convey the link between the
physiological affects of ...
|Like the "classic" narcissists, it has degrees and shades. ... is diminished by a |
behaviour, a comment, an event, when her lack of self-worth and voided self-
esteem is threatened. ... about the past, when emotions and memories are
evoked (usually negative ones) by certain music, a given smell, or sight. ... It is
from this repressed self-contempt and sadistic self-judgement that the narcissistic
rage springs 370.
|Shall we praise his ambition; or count him as great by reason of self-abnegation? |
... It is near or far off in proportion to his power to grasp it or see it or hear it or
taste it or smell it. ... There are few standards of measurement that have not
originally some reference to the human body. ... Is man then so great he can
tower on high and look down from the summit of his own self-esteem on the rest
of his fellows and count them ... Or will he grovel in self-contempt and speak
scorn of himself?