Top 12 Most Famous Carl G. Jung Quotes to Inspire You
34 Inspirational Carl Gustav Jung Quotes on Self and Change (WHOLENESS)
“A man who has not passed through the inferno of his passions has never overcome them. As far as we can discern, the sole purpose of human existence is to kindle a light in the darkness of mere being. Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves.”
“Loneliness does not come from having no people about one, but from being unable to communicate the things that seem important to oneself, or from holding certain views which others find inadmissible.”
Jung discovered philosophy in his teens and became widely read, he was a student of the University of Basel in 1895-1900 where he studied medicine to become a psychiatrist. And graduated from the University of Zurich in 1902 where he earned his M.D.
He became a staff member of the Burghölzli Asylum of the University of Zurich, where he applied association tests on the patients there. During World War I, Jung was drafted as a doctor.
In 1907 Jung met Sigmund Freud and started an earnest correspondence with him.
During his time as a psychiatrist, he developed psychotherapeutic methods which he gathered from his own experiences and developed theories. These studies then led Jung to spearhead psychotherapy for the elderly.
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