"Your vision will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes."
— Carl Jung (Swiss psychiatrist, founder of analytical psychology; 1875-1961) via paperimages
"People will do anything, no matter how absurd, in order to avoid facing their own soul."
— Carl Jung via marveloustransformer
"As a child I felt myself to be alone, and I am still, because I know things and must hint at things which others apparently know nothing of, and for the most part do not want to know."
Carl Gustav Jung, Memories, Dreams, Reflections via liquidnight
This quote really defines my days as a child and a teenager. Now not so much, I met other people who share the same passions or, at least, understand them and do not judge.
"How else could it have occurred to man to divide the cosmos, on the analogy of day and night, summer and winter, into a bright day-world and a dark night-world peopled with fabulous monsters, unless he had the prototype of such a division in himself, in the polarity between the conscious and the invisible and unknowable unconscious?"
Carl Gustav Jung
2006 Germaine Arnaktauyok (Inuit American 1946) ~ Night and Day, aquatint etching; via searaven
"I must also have a dark side if I am to be whole."
— Carl Jung via thechocolatebrigade