Carl Jung Quotes (152 quotes)
“All the works of man have their origin in creative fantasy. What right have we then to depreciate imagination.”
The Collected Works (1968 edition)
“Everyone knows nowadays that people 'have complexes'. What is not so well known, though far more important theoretically, is that complexes can have us.”
The Collected Works of C. G. Jung: The structure and dynamics of the psyche (1960 edition)
“If there is anything that we wish to change in the child, we should first examine it and see whether it is not something that could better be changed in ourselves.”
The Integration of the Personality (1939)
“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.”
The collected works of C. G. Jung (1964 edition)
Psychological reflections: an anthology of the writings of C. G. Jung (1961 edition)
“Resistance to the organized mass can be effected only by the man who is as well organized in his individuality as the mass itself.”
Civilization in transition (1964 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.