Sabina Spielrein Quotes in A Dangerous Method (2011)
Sabina Spielrein Quotes:
Sabina Spielrein: I'm saying perhaps true sexuality demands the destruction of the ego.
Sabina Spielrein: I somehow imagined you'd have found another admirer by now.
Carl Jung: No. You were the jewel of great price.
Sabina Spielrein: [to Jung] I want you to punish me.
Sabina Spielrein: [Sabrina is discussing her studies at medical school] When my father brought me to you I was very ill and my illness was sexual. It's clear that the subject I'm studying is entirely grounded in sexuality so naturally I'm becoming more and more acutely awake of the fact that I have no sexual experience.
Carl Jung: Law students are not normally expected to rob banks.
Carl Jung: [to his new patient] Good morning... I'm Dr. Jung. I admitted you yesterday.
Sabina Spielrein: I'm not... I'm not mad, you know.
Carl Jung: Let me explain what I have in mind. I propose that we meet here, most days, to talk for an hour or two.
Sabina Spielrein: Talk?
Carl Jung: Yes. Just talk. See if we can identify what's troubling you. So as to distract you as little as possible, I'm going to sit there, behind you. I'm going to ask you to try not to turn around and look at me under any circumstances. Now...
[walks behind her as she flinches]
Carl Jung: Have you any idea what may have brought on these attacks you suffer from?
Sabina Spielrein: [stammering] Hu... humiliation. Any kind of... humiliation.
Sabina Spielrein: What can grow without rain? What can burn for years without end? Stone can grow without rain. But only love can burn for years without end.
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