Great Throughts Treasury

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Franz Alexander, fully Franz Gabriel Alexander

Hungarian-American Physician, Educator and Psychoanalyst

"The fact that the mind rules the body is, in spite of its neglect by biology and medicine, the most fundamental fact which we know about the life process."

"We now feel we can cure the patient without his fully understanding what made him sick. We are no longer so interested in peeling the onion as in changing it."