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“The child feels that in learning the names of persons and things he gains a marvelous power over them. When he calls the name of a person, does not that person come to him? When he calls the name of a thing, is it not supplied?”
Martha Wolfenstein, U.S. psychoanalyst, writer
(1911 - 1976)