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 Dr. Tournier - “Recounting of a life story, a mind thinking aloud leads one inevitably to the consideration of problems which are no longer psychological but spiritual.”
 Dr. Tournier - “It is a lovely thing to have a husband and wife developing together and having the feeling of falling in love again. That is what marriage really means helping one another to reach the full status of being persons, responsible and autonomous beings who do not run away from life.”
 Dr. Tournier - “Nothing makes us so lonely as our secrets.”
 Dr. Tournier - “Let us not seek to bring religion to others, but let us endeavor to live it ourselves.”
 Dr. Tournier - “At the heart of personality is the need to feel a sense of being lovable without having to qualify for that acceptance.”
 Dr. Tournier - “Acceptance of one's life has nothing to do with resignation it does not mean running away from the struggle. On the contrary, it means accepting it as it comes, with all the handicaps of heredity, of suffering, of psychological complexes and injustices.”
 Paul Tournier - “The more refined and subtle our minds, the more vulnerable they are.”
 Paul Tournier - “Recounting of a life story, a mind thinking aloud ... leads one inevitably to the consideration of problems which are no longer psychological but spiritual.”
 Paul Tournier - “No one can develop freely in this world and find a full life without feeling understood by at least one person.”
 Paul Tournier - “The real meaning of travel, like that of a conversation by the fireside, is the discovery of oneself through contact with other people, and its condition is self-commitment in the dialogue.”
 Paul Tournier - “I have no methods all I do is accept people as they are.”
 Paul Tournier - “In order to really understand, we need to listen, not reply. We need to listen long and attentively. In order to help anybody to open his heart we have to give him time, asking only a few questions, as carefully as possible in order to help him better explain his experience.”
 Paul Tournier - “Sooner or later, those who win are those who think they can.”