“Wittgenstein was, Russell wrote, “perhaps the most perfect example I have ever known of genius as traditionally conceived, passionate, profound, intense, and dominating.””
“‘There is no controversy about my ideas, they are universally accepted. I am the controversy.” 😄❤️
"His roots, Jewish, Roumanian, Turkish, and Viennese, need to be examined in order to reconcile the apparent contradictions in his personality and behaviour, and a focus on his immediate family system helps us understand the origins of his mysticism and megalomanic tendencies."
“Jacob Moreno, a principal co-founder of group psychotherapy, claimed that he had been the originator of the very term group psychotherapy. Even before the First World War he had organized the prostitutes of Vienna into groups through which they could achieve their proper rights as citizens and cease to be treated as the detritus of bourgeois and’ aristocratic society .”