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Carl Gustav Jung
(1875-1961) born on
Jul 26
Swiss psychologist, psychiatrist. The "Father of Analytical Psychology" classified personalities as extroverted and introverted; wrote "Psychology of the Unconcious," 1912.
Sometimes, indeed, there is such a discrepancy between the genius and his human qualities that one has to ask oneself whether a little less talent might not have been better.

There is rarely a creative man who does not have to pay a high price for the divine spark of his great gifts . . . the human element is frequently bled for the benefit of the creative element.
This whole creation is essentially subjective, and the dream is the theater where the dreamer is at once: scene, actor, prompter, stage manager, author, audience, and critic.
The wine of youth does not always clear with advancing years; sometimes it grows turbid.
The most intense conflicts, if overcome, leave behind a sense of security and calm that is not easily disturbed. It is just these intense conflicts and their conflagration which are needed to produce valuable and lasting results.
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: In "Poor Man's College Quotations Collection," ed. Sidney Madwed, AAPEX software, 1994.
A: In "Webster's Electronic Quotebase," ed. Keith Mohler, 1994.
N: "The Stages of Life," 1930; repr. in Collected Works, vol. 8, para. 774, ed. by William McGuire, 1960.
K: In "Readers' Digest," Jun 1990.

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