IRVIN YALOM QUOTES

“The therapist’s task is to help an individual examine his life story.”

“The greatest human quest is to know what one must do in order to become a human being.”

“The journey of therapy is the journey to the self.”

“Healing is a matter of time, but it is sometimes also a matter of opportunity.”

“Our greatest fear is not that we will be judged by others. Our greatest fear is that we will be judged by ourselves.”

“The true meaning of life is to be found in the experience of living from moment to moment.”

“The therapist does not cure, he heals.”

“The mark of a successful therapy is the client’s discovery of his or her own resources and strengths.”

“The therapeutic relationship is the most important factor in a successful therapy.” “The human spirit is resilient; it rises above hardship and adversity.”

“Intimacy is a fundamental human need.”

“The essence of therapy is to help people find meaning in their suffering.”

“The past is never dead. It’s not even past.” QUOTES ON FAKE FAMILY

“A life without meaning is a life without purpose.”

“Courage is not the absence of fear. Courage is the ability to act in the face of fear.”

“The most powerful tool in therapy is empathy.”

“Anxiety is the dizziness of freedom.”

“The search for meaning is a human project.”

“We are not the masters of our own fate, but we do have the power to choose how we respond to life’s challenges.”

“The challenge in therapy is to help clients see themselves in a new light.”

“One of the most important things a therapist can do is to help clients feel understood.”

“The goal of therapy is not to become someone else, but to become the best version of yourself.”

“The power of the therapeutic relationship lies in the therapist’s ability to listen with empathy and without judgment.”

“People often come to therapy hoping that the therapist will provide them with the answer. The truth is, the answer is already within them.”