Karen Horney Quote

Through the eclipse of large areas of the self, by repression and inhibition as well as by idealization and externalization, the individual loses sight of himself; he feels, if he does not actually become, like a shadow without weight and substance.


The neurotic personality of our time. New ways in psychoanalysis. Our inner conflicts (ed. 1963)

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Through the eclipse of large areas of the self, by repression and inhibition as well as by idealization and externalization, the individual loses...

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Through the eclipse of large areas of the self, by repression and inhibition as well as by idealization and externalization, the individual loses...

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Through the eclipse of large areas of the self, by repression and inhibition as well as by idealization and externalization, the individual loses...

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Through the eclipse of large areas of the self, by repression and inhibition as well as by idealization and externalization, the individual loses...