Literature and Psychology

The relationship between literature and psychology has always been as productive as it has been intimate. Find out some curious psychological facts about certain books and stand-out title, and which authors you should consider reading to gain more wisdom and well-being.

7 Famous Agatha Christie Quotes

These Agatha Christie quotes are a reflection of this famous author’s sharp intelligence and wit. The British novelist is one of the best-selling authors of all time. She’s in the Guinness Book of World Records for having sold over two…

Seven Quotes from Ezra Pound

The quotes Ezra Pound left behind have a unique charm. In spite of the fact that he made some questionable decisions in his life (such as supporting Benito Mussolini), his contribution to the literary world was invaluable. This American poet…

The Myth of Eros and Psyche

The myth of Eros and Psyche is about one of the three daughters of a king. According to the story, she wasn’t only the fairest woman in Anatolia (modern-day Turkey), but also the most beautiful one in the world. In…

Reading and Emotional Intelligence

A study by the American Psychiatric Association in 2017 indicated that reading Harry Potter boosts a person’s emotional intelligence. Specifically, because it opens your mind as it decreases any prejudices you might have towards minorities. Another study that was published…