Tag Archives: Viktor Frankl

Spring from the Heart

The one gift of life is choice – or in terms of Genesis – free will. When this thought idled round in my head, my first response was, am I blaming the victim? Am I to blame for my lymphoma … Continue reading

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Will Power

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. When we are no longer able to change a situation, … Continue reading

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Choose Life

Again why choice matters. Not only was it the consolation prize for being kicked out of the Garden of Eden, but it matters hugely for survival. I was going to say it is what defines us as human, but according … Continue reading

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