Martin Seligman

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Martin Seligman quote : I’m trying to broaden …

I’m trying to broaden the scope of positive psychology well beyond the smiley face. Happiness is just one-fifth of what…

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Martin Seligman quote : I’m all for past …

I’m all for past influences; the question is whether they are deterministic. Freud and the behaviorists argue that what we…

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Martin Seligman quote : Positive thinking is the …

Positive thinking is the notion that if you think good thoughts, things will work out well. Optimism is the feeling…

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Martin Seligman quote : You can have meaning …

You can have meaning, accomplishment, engagement and good relationships, even if you are dull on the positive affect side. Martin…

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Martin Seligman quote : I think you can …

I think you can be depressed and flourish, I think you can have cancer and flourish, I think you can…

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Martin Seligman quote : If we just wanted …

If we just wanted positive emotions, our species would have died out a long time ago. Martin Seligman

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Martin Seligman quote : Positive emotion alienated from …

Positive emotion alienated from the exercise of character leads to emptiness, to inauthenticity, to depression, and, as we age, to…

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Martin Seligman quote : P is positive emotion …

P is positive emotion, E is engagement, R is relationships, M is meaning and A is accomplishment. Those are the…

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Martin Seligman quote : Positive psychology is not …

Positive psychology is not remotely intended to replace therapy or pharmacology. So when depressed, anxious or in panic or post-traumatic…

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Martin Seligman

Martin Elias Pete Seligman (/ˈsɛlɪɡmən/; born August 12, 1942) is an American psychologist, educator, and author of self-help books. Seligman…

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