A Science Odyssey 3 Guests wearing a Sigmund Freud mask.  Spotlight on Guest 3.

How does the mind work?

The major breakthrough in my own view of human behavior came when I realized the connection between a neurotic person and someone who is well adjusted. Until then, psychologists had concentrated on mental illness rather than psychological health. The connection was that the neurotic and the well adjusted were just different kinds of persons, both with minds that function in the same way.

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