Quotes by Carl Jung
Last updated: Jul 22, 2020
Even a happy life cannot be without a measure of darkness, and the word happy would lose its meaning if it were not balanced by sadness. It is far better to take things as they come along with patience and equanimity.
The least of things with a meaning is worth more in life than the greatest of things without it.
Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.
Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves.
Knowing your own darkness is the best method for dealing with the darknesses of other people.
The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances: if there is any reaction, both are transformed.
There is no coming to consciousness without pain.
As far as we can discern, the sole purpose of human existence is to kindle a light of meaning in the darkness of mere being.
We cannot change anything until we accept it. Condemnation does not liberate, it oppresses.
In all chaos there is a cosmos, in all disorder a secret order.
Show me a sane man and I will cure him for you.