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Carl Gustav Jung
A man who has not passed through the inferno of his passions has never overcome them.
Carl Gustav Jung
#Passion

Carl Gustav Jung
Psychoanalysis cannot be considered a method of education if by education we mean the topiary art of clipping a tree into a beautiful artificial shape. But those who have a higher conception of education will prize most the method of cultivating a tree so that it fulfils to perfection its own natural conditions of growth.
Carl Gustav Jung
#Psychoanalysis

Carl Gustav Jung
Nothing is more repulsive than a furtively prurient spirituality; it is just as unsavory as gross sensuality.
Carl Gustav Jung
#Spirit And Spirituality

Carl Gustav Jung
The Christian missionary may preach the gospel to the poor naked heathen, but the spiritual heathen who populate Europe have as yet heard nothing of Christianity.
Carl Gustav Jung
#Missionaries

Carl Gustav Jung
Good. There are many nights as days, and the one is just as long as the other in the year's course. Even a happy life cannot be without a measure of darkness, and the word happy would lose its meaning if it were not balanced by sadness.
Carl Gustav Jung
#Sadness

Carl Gustav Jung
It all depends on how we look at things, and not how they are in themselves.
Carl Gustav Jung
#Perspective

Carl Gustav Jung
The healthy man does not torture others -- generally it is the tortured who turn into torturers.
Carl Gustav Jung
#Torture

Carl Gustav Jung
Through pride we are ever deceiving ourselves. But deep down below the surface of the average conscience a still, small voice says to us, something is out of tune.
Carl Gustav Jung
#Pride

Carl Gustav Jung
If people can be educated to see the lowly side of their own natures, it may be hoped that they will also learn to understand and to love their fellow men better. A little less hypocrisy and a little more tolerance towards oneself can only have good results in respect for our neighbor; for we are all too prone to transfer to our fellows the injustice and violence we inflict upon our own natures.
Carl Gustav Jung
#Self-knowledge

Carl Gustav Jung
One looks back with appreciation to the brilliant teachers, but with gratitude to those who touched our human feelings. The curriculum is so much necessary raw material, but warmth is the vital element for the growing plant and for the soul of the child.
Carl Gustav Jung
#Teachers And Teaching

Carl Gustav Jung
I cannot love anyone if I hate myself. That is the reason why we feel so extremely uncomfortable in the presence of people who are noted for their special virtuousness, for they radiate an atmosphere of the torture they inflict on themselves. That is not a virtue but a vice.
Carl Gustav Jung
#Virtue

Carl Gustav Jung
Your vision will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakens.
Carl Gustav Jung
#Vision

Carl Gustav Jung
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.
Carl Gustav Jung
#Wickedness

Carl Gustav Jung
The wine of youth does not always clear with advancing years; sometimes it grows turbid.
Carl Gustav Jung
#Youth

Carl Gustav Jung
We should not pretend to understand the world only by the intellect; we apprehend it just as much by feeling. Therefore, the judgement of the intellect is, at best, only the half of truth, as must, if it be honest, also come an understanding of its inadequacy.
Carl Gustav Jung
#Life

Carl Gustav Jung
Psychology does not know what good and evil are in themselves; it knows them only as judgments about relationships.
Carl Gustav Jung
#Evil

Carl Gustav Jung
Today as never before it is important that human beings should not overlook the danger of the evil lurking withing them. It is unfortunately only too real, which is why psychology must insist on the reality of evil and must reject any definition that regards it as insignificant or actually non-existent.
Carl Gustav Jung
#Evil

Carl Gustav Jung
The unconscious is not just evil by nature, it is also the source of the highest good: not only dark but also light, not only bestial, semi-human, and demonic but superhuman, spiritual, and in the classical sense of the word, Adivine.
Carl Gustav Jung
#Evil

Carl Gustav Jung
Children are educated by what the grown-up is and not by his talk.
Carl Gustav Jung
#Education

Carl Gustav Jung
I have always been impressed by the fact that there are a surprising number of individuals who never use their minds if they can avoid it, and an equal number who do use their minds, but in an amazingly stupid way.
Carl Gustav Jung
#Humorous