Carl Jung Quotes (152 quotes)
“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.”
The Development of Personality (1954 edition), Bollingen Foundation
“One of the most difficult tasks men can perform, however much others may despise it, is the invention of good games and it cannot be done by men out of touch with their instinctive selves.”
Jung and the Story of Our Time, Laurens van der Post (1977)
“We should not pretend to understand the world only by the intellect; we apprehend it just as much by feeling. Therefore, the judgment of the intellect is, at best, only the half of truth, and must, if it be honest, also come to an understanding of its inadequacy.”
Variant translation: We should not pretend to understand the world only by the intellect. The judgement of the intellect is only part of the truth. - Psychological Types, or, The Psychology of Individuation (1921)
The Collected Works (1968 edition)
Psychological reflections: an anthology of the writings of C. G. Jung (1961 edition)
The Collected Works of C. G. Jung: Psychology and religion: West and East (1958 edition)
“The healthy man does not torture others - generally it is the tortured who turn into torturers.”
The Collected works (1976 edition)
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Born: July 26, 1875
Died: June 6, 1961 (aged 85)
Bio: Carl Gustav Jung was a Swiss psychologist and psychiatrist who founded analytical psychology. Jung proposed and developed the concepts of the extraverted and the introverted personality, archetypes, and the collective unconscious. His work has been influential in psychiatry and in the study of religion, literature, and related fields.