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Life itself still remains a very effective therapist.
— Karen Horney

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Rationalization may be defined as self-deception by reasoning.

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Every person, to the extent that he is neurotic, is like an airplane directed by remote control.

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Fortunately, analysis is not the only way to resolve inner conflicts.  Life itself remains a very effective therapist.

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Fortunately analysis is not the only way to resolve inner conflicts. Life itself still remains a very effective therapist.
— Karen Horney
The neurotic . . . feels caught in a cellar with many doors, and whichever door he opens leads only into new darkness.  And all the time he knows that others are walking outside in sunshine.

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