People will do…

“People will do anything, no matter how absurd, to avoid facing their own souls.” — C. G. Jung

It is a fact…

” It is a fact that cannot be denied: the wickedness of others becomes our own wickedness because it kindles something evil in our own hearts.”
— C. G. Jung

That I feed …

“That I feed the hungry, forgive an insult, and love my enemy…. these are great virtues.  But what if I should discover that the poorest of the beggars and the most impudent of the offenders…are all within me, and that I should stand in need of the alms of my own kindness, that I am the enemy who must be loved?  What then?” — C. G. Jung

Men are rarely…

“Men are rarely split off from sexuality because it is too evident for them, but what they lack is Eros, the relational function.” — C. G. Jung

The two questions…

” The two questions should not be separate, for where there is a sexual problem; it can be solved only by love.” — C. G. Jung

The healthy man…

” The healthy man does not torture others – generally it is the tortured who turn into torturers. ” — C. G. Jung

 

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