C.G. Jung: “a Man Who Has Not Passed Through the Inferno of His Passions Has Never Overcome Them.”

C.G. Jung: “a Man Who Has Not Passed Through the Inferno of His Passions Has Never Overcome Them.”

by Stephen Parker, Ph.D (Article Selection and Commentary) on May 18, 2014

 

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A man who has not passed through the inferno of his passions has never overcome them.

They then dwell in the house next door, and at any moment a flame may dart out and set fire to his own house.

Whenever we give up, leave behind, and forget too much, there is always the danger that the things we have neglected will return with added force.

Memories, Dreams , Reflections
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