The Dark Night of the Soul (Softcover)
Manly Hall's interpretation of the extraordinary work by St. John of the Cross written over 300 years ago deals with Christian symbolism on a mystical level.
p. 17 -- "Just as surely as the small child must grow up in a confused world in which it is learning to discipline itself and is continuously resisting disciple by his elder, so man, in his psychological growth, constantly resents discipline, and constantly seeks the fulfillment of his own peculiar desires -- the intemperances of his will, mind, and emotions."
ISBN: 978-0-89314-311-4 | Essay. Softcover. 35 pages