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alfred adler Quotes

Alfred Adler Quotes

Birth Date: 1870-02-07 (Monday, February 7th, 1870)
Date of Death: 1937-05-28 (Friday, May 28th, 1937)



    • The striving for significance, this sense of yearning, always points out to us that all psychological phenomena contain a movement that starts from a feeling of inferiority and reach upward. The theory of Individual Psychology of psychological compensation states that the stronger the feeling of inferiority, the higher the goal for personal power.
    • To be human means to feel inferior.
    • Meanings are not determined by situations, but we determine ourselves by the meanings we give to situations.
    • Man knows much more than he understands.
    • It is always easier to fight for one's principles than to live up to them.
    • Trust only movement. Life happens at the level of events, not of words. Trust movement.
    • The chief danger in life is taking too many precautions.
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