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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/ThePaloC

"Das höhere Selbst"

January 23, 2013

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/ThePaloC

in what context you can use this sentence ?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/wataya

Probably an esoteric one like a seance ;-)


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Martoiu

Just in case you get abducted by a German sect.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/yaliyev

In Islamic tradition it is the opposite of "lower self" which always tries to lead the man to bad things. I think it is the same for Christianity and Judaism.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/ClarenBert

I thought it meant super-ego


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/wataya

That's "das Über-Ich" in German

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