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35 Books Everyone Should Read At Least Once In Their Lifetime

Published in 1946, "Man's Search for Meaning" was written by Viktor Frankl about his experience as an Auschwitz concentration camp inmate during WWII. Filled with a rich understanding of the psychological experiences of his fellow inmates, Frankl ruminates on the meaning of life, and how every society has decent and indecent human beings.


I've just begun reading Man's Search for Meaning, Viktor Frankl - what a powerful concept .... I'm hooked already

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Everything Can Be Taken From a Man

"Everything can be taken from a man but one thing… to choose one’s attitude in any given set of circumstances, to choose one’s own way." Viktor Frankl

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20 Life-Altering Quotes From "Man's Search for Meaning," A Book That Has Inspired Me In Ways I Never Imagined

20 Life-Altering Quotes From "Man's Search for Meaning," A Book That Has Inspired Me In Ways I Never Imagined. My favorite line of all: “In some way, suffering ceases to be suffering at the moment it finds a meaning."


One of the most significant and inspiring books I read was Victor Frankl's "Man's Search for Meaning". This Frankl quote might be the basis, the summation of that book: Any person, regardless of circumstances, can decide what shall become of them - mentally & spiritually. ~~Victor Frankl Quotes


"In the end, I believe it's why we all suffer. It's the meaning we all look for behind the tragedies in our lives. The pain deepens us, burns away our impurities and petty selfishness. It makes us capable of empathy and sympathy. It makes us capable of love. The pain is the fire that allows us to rise from the ashes of what we were, and more fully realize what we can become. When you can step back and see the beauty of the process, it's amazing beyond words.” ― Damien Echols, Life After…