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Feeling real is more than existing; it is finding a way to exist as oneself... and to have a self into which to retreat for relaxation.
There is for many a poverty of play and cultural life.
It is in playing and only in playing that the individual child or adult is able to be creative and to use the whole personality, and it is only in being creative that the individual discovers the self.
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Truth scarce ever yet carried it by Vote any where at its first appearance: New Opinions are always suspected, and usually opposed, without any other Reason, but because they are not already common.
April 7, 1896
January 25, 1971
Donald Woods Winnicott was an English paediatrician and psychoanalyst who was especially influential in the field of object relations theory.
Playing and Reality (1971)
The Child, the Family, and the Outside World (1964)
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