The best years of your life are the ones in which you decide your problems are your own. You do not blame them on your mother, the ecology, or the president. You realize that you control your own destiny.
Many psychoanalysts refused to let me speak at their meetings. They were exceptionally vigorous because I had previously been an analyst and they were very angry at my flying the coop.
Without virtue, man is most unholy and savage, and worst in regard to s*x and eating.- Aristotle
Dare to be free, dare to go as far as your thought leads, and dare to carry that out in yo...- Swami Vivekananda
Happiness is a perfume you cannot pour on others without getting a few drops on yourself.- Ralph Waldo Emerson
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I live to succeed, not to please you or anyone else.- Marilyn Monroe
|Birth:||27th September, 1913|
|Death:||24th July, 2004|
Albert Ellis (September 27, 1913 – July 24, 2007) was an American psychologist who in 1955 developed Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy (REBT). He held M.A. and Ph.D. degrees in clinical psychology from Columbia University and American Board of Professional Psychology (ABPP). He also founded and was the president emeritus of the New York City-based Albert Ellis Institute.He is generally considered to be one of the originators of the cognitive revolutionary paradigm shift in psychotherapy and the founder of cognitive-behavioral therapies. Based on a 1982 professional survey of U.S. and Canadian psychologists, he was considered as the second most influential psychotherapist in history (Carl Rogers ranked first in the survey; Sigmund Freud was ranked third).Prior to his death, Psychology Today described him as the “greatest living psychologist.
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