Carl Jung - I always felt I was an old soul and that I knew things others either didn't, or were not interested in speaking about. So I definitely felt lonely at times. Was difficult to contain the spiritual knowledge I had.
There is no coming to consciousness without pain. People will do anything, no matter how absurd, in order to avoid facing their own soul. One does not become enlightened by imagining figures of light, but by making the darkness conscious -Carl Jung.
“Your vision will become clear only when you look into your heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakens.” – Carl Jung ~ This is true but what if you awaken to hell? It is truth that ignorance is bliss.
Unless you learn to face your own shadows, you will continue to see them in others, because the world outside you is only a reflection of the world inside you. (You paint the world with your own vision of it.
The other disagreement between Freud & Jung: Jung believed spirituality was important to the development of the human psyche. Otherwise, there was a constant need to seek and search without any respite.
A Comprehensive Collection of 60 Famous Quotes By Carl Jung