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In praise of neurotics

BMJ 2003; 326 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.326.7404.1455 (Published 26 June 2003) Cite this as: BMJ 2003;326:1455
  1. Marcel Proust
  1. Guermantes Way, 1921

    All the greatest things we know have come to us from neurotics. It is they and they only who have founded religions and created great works of art. Never will the world be conscious of how much it owes to them, nor above all what they have suffered in order to bestow their gifts on it.

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