Quotes and Sayings About Regression

Regression to the stage of early infancy is not a suitable method in and of itself. Such a regression can only be effective if it happens in the natural course of therapy and if the client is able to maintain adult consciousness at the same time.
 Alice Miller 
Mimicking the herd invites regression to the mean.
 Charlie Munger 
When suddenly you seem to lose all you thought you had gained, do not despair. You must expect setbacks and regressions. Don't say to yourself "All is lost. I have to start all over again." This is not true. What you have gained you have gained....When you return to the the road, you return to the place where you left it, not to where you started.
 Henri Nouwen 
But it is possible that, in the days ahead, these years we have lived through may eventually be thought of simply as a period of disturbance and regression
 Hjalmar Branting 
There are some flaws in the assumptions made for democracy. It is assumed that all men and women are equal or should be equal. Hence, onemanonevote. But is equality realistic? If it is not, to insist on equality must lead to regression.
 Lee Kuan Yew 
Progress without the reasoned freedom to think and act is regression to slavery.
 Richard John Neuhaus 
Any society that entails the strengthening of the state apparatus by giving it unchecked control over the economy, and reunites the polity and the economy, is an historical regression. In it there is no more future for the public, or for the freedoms it supported, than there was under feudalism.
 Robert Higgs 
To sin is to be off the mark, that is, to inhibit development, contracting backward into regression rather than expanding forward into growth.
 Connie Zweig