Roberto Assagioli

Roberto Assagioli

was an Italian psychiatrist and pioneer in the fields of humanistic and transpersonal psychology. Assagioli founded the psychological movement known as psychosynthesis, which is still being developed
We think we can – as normal people generally do – put up with a certain amount of unanalyzed unconscious material as long as it remains more or less quiet and does not interfere with normal life and normal activities When the unconscious disturbs, it has to be dealt with; if it keeps quiet, we do not make a systematic offensive against it.More Roberto Assagioli quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The will is not merely assertive, aggressive, and controlling. There is the accepting will, yielding will, the dedicated will. You might say that there is a feminine polarity to the will – the willing surrender, the joyful acceptance of the other functions of the personality.More Roberto Assagioli quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Without forgiveness life is governed by an endless cycle of resentment and retaliationMore Roberto Assagioli quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
From a still wider and more comprehensive point of view, universal life itself appears to us as a struggle between multiplicity and unity - a labor and an aspiration towards union. We seem to sense that - whether we conceive it as a divine Being or as a cosmic energy - the Spirit working upon and within all creation is shaping it into order, harmony, and beauty, uniting all beings (some willing but the majority as yet blind and rebellious) with each other through links of love, achieving - slowly and silently, but poweMore Roberto Assagioli quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
There is no certainty; there is only adventure.More Roberto Assagioli quotes [07/11/2011 07:07:29]

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