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are you see in yourself as a result of doing free associations
and analysis of your dreams and then you realize what vast
possibilities other human beings must have, and you also
see patterns of behavior more clearly. It doesn't by any
means solve all problems but it certainly helps you enormously
and sometimes it's crucial in people's lives.
On a very practical level, has it enabled you to deal more
effectively with people in Washington, say?
That's right, there's no doubt that it has. It has.
I don't think I could have had the stamina or the persistence
that I was able to summon if it hadn't been for what little
psychiatric insight I've had.
Then it's really a part of your success story in terms of
Yes, it really is. I think in one very crucial spot
it helped me profoundly to at least go forward without hostility
toward people whom I otherwise would have felt very hostile to
because of their lack of insight into what they were doing and
dislike because of their poor behavior. Well, I forgave them
and we got along very well and they did extraordinary things,
because I forgave them to myself and therefore could work with
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