During the past thirty years, people from all the civilized countries of the earth have consulted me. I have treated many hundreds of patients. Among all, my patients in the second half of life - that is to say, over thirty-five - there has not been one whose problem in the last resort was not that of finding a religious outlook on life. It is safe to say that every one of them fell ill because he had lost that which the living religions of every age have given to their followers, and none of them has been really healed who did not regain his religious outlook.
We should not pretend to understand the world only by the intellect; we apprehend it just as much by feeling. Therefore, the judgment of the intellect is, at best, only the half of truth, and must, if it be honest, also come to an understanding of its inadequacy.
The Pueblo Indians told me that all Americans are crazy, and of course I was somewhat astonished and asked them why. They said - Well, they say they think in their heads. No sound man thinks in his head. We think in the heart.