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Man's Search for Meaning

Viktor Frankl, 1946

This book was recommended by a good friend of mine -- and it must have been good, as he told me.

"Don't read it in a day, it's some heavy shit".


Overall, I agree: it's incredibly humbling to peer into one's life and perspective in a position of seemingly total vulnerability and hopelessness, and realize that

"Everything can be taken from a man but one thing: the last of the human freedoms—to choose one’s attitude in any given set of circumstances, to choose one’s own way."

Joseph Zhong

Joseph Zhong

“The brick walls give us a chance to show how badly we want something. They stop people who don’t want it badly enough.” ― Randy Pausch, The Last Lecture

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