Sam Breed

Product Developer, Investor

A Pattern Language

Christopher Alexander

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p798, Chapter 171 Tree Places on the significance of old trees in humanity: “Since… psychic growth cannot be brought about by a conscious effort of will power, but happens involuntarily and naturally, it is in dreams frequently symblized by the tree, whose slow, powerful involuntary growth fulfills a definite pattern.” C.G. Jung, Man and his symbols