To me dreams are a part of nature, which harbors no intention to deceive, but expresses something as best it can.
Recognition of the reality of evil necessarily relativizes the good, and the evil likewise, converting both into halves of a paradoxical whole.
Man’s task is the exact opposite: to become conscious of the contents that press upward from the unconscious.
Loneliness does not come from having no people about one, but from being unable to communicate the things that seem important to oneself, or from holding certain views which others find inadmissible.
I regret many follies which sprang from my obstinacy; but without that trait I would not have reached my goal.
Grounded in the natural philosophy of the Middle Ages, alchemy formed the bridge on the one hand into the past, to Gnosticism, and on the other into the future, to the modern psychology of the unconscious.
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.