Aphorisms by author: Carl Gustav Jung
Mistakes are, after all, the foundations of truth, and if a man does not know what a thing is, it is at least an increase in knowledge if he knows what it is not.
By theme : Psychology Truth
Knowledge rests not upon truth alone, but upon error also.
By theme : Knowledge Psychology Truth
Nothing worse could happen to one than to be completely understood.
By theme : Psychology Thought
Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves.
By theme : Psychology Wisdom
We should not pretend to understand the world only by the intellect. The judgment of the intellect is only part of the truth.
By theme : Knowledge Psychology Truth Wisdom
Even a lie is a psychic fact.
By theme : Lie Psychology
The shoe that fits one person pinches another; there is no recipe for living that suits all cases.
By theme : Life Psychology Wisdom
The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances; if there is any reaction, both are transformed.
By theme : Psychology Relations