Is not the tremendous strength in men of the impulse to creative work in every field precisely due to their feeling of playing a relatively small part in the creation of living beings, which constantly impels them to an overcompensation in achievement?
Psychoanalysis is not the only way to resolve inner conflicts. Life itself still remains a very effective therapist.
The perfect normal person is rare in our civilization.
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