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It is possible to resolve childhood repression safely and without confusion – something that has always been disputed by the most respected schools of thought.
There are people who have benefited from therapy without being confronted with the past at all.
Today I should not be identified with any kind of regressive therapy.
Nobody is born evil.
Wherever I look, I see signs of the commandment to honor one’s parents and nowhere of a commandment that calls for the respect of a…
Don’t ever dare to take your college as a matter of course – because, like democracy and freedom, many people you’ll never know have broken…
We produce destructive people by the way we are treating them in childhood.
Regression to the stage of early infancy is not a suitable method in and of itself. Such a regression can only be effective if it…
A child too, can never grasp the fact that the same mother who cooks so well, is so concerned about his cough, and helps so…
The reason why parents mistreat their children has less to do with character and temperament than with the fact that they were mistreated themselves and…
Contempt is the weapon of the weak and a defense against one’s own despised and unwanted feelings.
The results of any traumatic experience, such as abuse, can only be resolved by experiencing, articulating, and judging every facet of the original experience within…
It is very difficult for people to believe the simple fact that every persecutor was once a victim. Yet it should be very obvious that…
Genuine forgiveness does not deny anger but faces it head-on.
Sadism is not an infectious disease that strikes a person all of a sudden. It has a long prehistory in childhood and always originates in…
Those children who are beaten will in turn give beatings, those who are intimidated will be intimidating, those who are humiliated will impose humiliation, and…
Learning is a result of listening, which in turn leads to even better listening and attentiveness to the other person. In other words, to learn…
If it’s very painful for you to criticize your friends – you’re safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it,…
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