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Susie Orbach

English,  Psychologist
Total Quotes : 26
Mission Becoming Extend

Bodies are becoming our personal mission to tame, extend and perfect.

- Susie Orbach

Powerlessness Self-Denial

Fat is a way of saying no to powerlessness and self-denial.

- Susie Orbach

Therapist Neutral Thing

There is no such thing as a neutral therapist.

- Susie Orbach

Woman Very Sympathetic

I've always felt very sympathetic from the first days of writing about women that, whatever the woman, whether she is trying to be a woman in the conventional sense or breaking the boundaries, those struggles are quite difficult.

- Susie Orbach

People Slim Blot

Fat people are so rarely included in visual culture that fat is perceived as a blot on the landscape of sleek and slim.

- Susie Orbach

Culture Me Celebrity

Celebrity culture is something that pains me.

- Susie Orbach

Wrinkles Hiding Lot

If I were afraid of wrinkles, I'd probably be hiding in a cupboard, because I have a lot of them.

- Susie Orbach

Young New Which

Boys, young men, men of all ages are being captivated by the new visual grammar which pushes men to pout and posture.

- Susie Orbach

Undo Sort Person

I'm the sort of person who likes to undo everything.

- Susie Orbach

Size Contempt Tainted

Today, 'fat' has become not a description of size but a moral category tainted with criticism and contempt.

- Susie Orbach

Think I Think Human Beings

I think it is one of the capacities of human beings, to create style.

- Susie Orbach

Think Because Fascinates

I'm a therapist and that fascinates people because they think I carry secrets.

- Susie Orbach

Needs Within Stimulated

Consumer society tantalises us. We then try within ourselves to control the needs that are being constantly stimulated.

- Susie Orbach

Treat I Wish Though

I wish we could treat our bodies as the place we live from, rather than regard it as a place to be worked on, as though it were a disagreeable old kitchen in need of renovation and update.

- Susie Orbach

Global General Western

In general, the Western body has become a global brand.

- Susie Orbach

Think I Think Most

I think what's most interesting about me is the work that I do.

- Susie Orbach

Shame Brought Policies

I'd like to see much more understanding of emotional issues around hurt, abandonment, disappointment, longing, failure and shame, where they stem from and how they drive people and policies brought into public discourse.

- Susie Orbach

Why Your Putting

If you continually diet, you are putting your body in a quasi-famine situation. It slows your metabolism down and breaks the thermostat. Diets don't work. They don't help you understand why you're eating more than your body wanted in the first place.

- Susie Orbach

Over Young Women Lives

There are so many young women who tip over into being a facsimile: they don't really inhabit their lives or their bodies.

- Susie Orbach

Through Some Psyche

The analyst's psyche operates as a kind of... something to hold on to while somebody's going through therapy, if they're deconstructing their own psyche, if that's cracking up in some way, or dissolving.

- Susie Orbach