The difference…

” The difference between a good life and a bad life is how well you walk through the fire. ” — C. G. Jung

In spite of its function…

” In spite of its function as a reservoir for human darkness–or perhaps because of this–the shadow is the seat of creativity” — C. G. Jung

Knowledge rests…

“Knowledge rests not upon truth alone, but upon error also.” — C. G. Jung

The growth of the mind…

The growth of the mind is the widening of the range of consciousness, and … each step forward has been a most painful and laborious achievement.”

— C. G. Jung

Nobody, as long as…

“Nobody, as long as he moves about among the chaotic currents of life, is without trouble.” — C. G. Jung

Life has always…

“Life has always seemed to me like a plant that lives on its rhizome. Its true life is invisible, hidden in the rhizome. The part that appears above ground lasts only a single summer. What we see is the blossom, which passes. The rhizome remains.” — C. G. Jung

Knowing your…

“Knowing your own darkness is the best method for dealing with the darkness of other people.” — C. G. Jung

Enlightenment is…

“Enlightenment is not imagining figures of light but making the darkness conscious.” — C. G. Jung

To me dreams are…

“To me dreams are part of nature, which harbors no intention to deceive but expresses something as best it can.” – C. G. Jung

The sole purpose…

“…the sole purpose of human existence is to kindle a light in the darkness of mere being.” — C. G. Jung