Genuine feelings cannot be produced, nor can they be eradicated. We can only repress them, delude ourselves, and deceive our bodies.
The body sticks to the facts.
There are people who have benefited from therapy without being confronted with the past at all.
Benefited Without Therapy
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 child.
Parents Look Wherever
I was not out to paint beautiful pictures; even painting good pictures was not important to me. I wanted only to help the truth burst forth.
Painting Burst Out
Today I should not be identified with any kind of regressive therapy.
Therapy Today Should
It is possible to resolve childhood repression safely and without confusion - something that has always been disputed by the most respected schools of thought.
Repression Possible Always
We produce destructive people by the way we are treating them in childhood.
Nobody is born evil.
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 were not permitted to defend themselves.