Famous quotes containing the words alice miller, alice and/or miller:
“The reason why parents mistreat their children has less to do with character and temperament than with the fact that they were mistreated themselves and were not permitted to defend themselves.”
—Alice Miller (20th century)
“Penny: Grandpa found the cutest place near where Alice is, right on the ocean.
Paul: Lake, Penny. Lake.
Penny: Thats what I said. Lake. Were gonna invite you all up to go deep sea fishing.”
—Robert Riskin (18971955)
“Never in my life have I met anyone who did not agree that Emerson is an inspiring writer. One may not accept his thought in toto, but one comes away from a reading of him purified, so to say, and exalted. He takes you to the heights, he gives you wings. He is daring, very daring. In our day he would be muzzled, I am certain.”
—Henry Miller (18911980)