Irvin D. Yalom

Irvin D. Yalom

M.D., is an author of fiction and nonfiction, Emeritus Professor of Psychiatry at Stanford University, an existentialist, and accomplished psychotherapist.
The spirit of a man is constructed out of his choices.More Irvin D. Yalom quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
If people in their 20s had more death awareness, would that in fact temper their ambition or drive? My hunch is yes. It would certainly do something for those who are most ruthless, who tend to make others most miserable. Some sort of greater awareness of their own finiteness and what their time on earth really is, and what they really want to do with their lives, could help improve them.More Irvin D. Yalom quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
...the more unlived your life, the greater your death anxiety. The more you fail to experience your life fully, the more you will fear death.More Irvin D. Yalom quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
... sooner or later she had to give up the hope for a better past.More Irvin D. Yalom quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
None of my patients are really troubled by the idea that some part of what they say might be in a book in the future. Some have expressed the very opposite feeling--the fear that they would not be interesting enough to write about.More Irvin D. Yalom quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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