Top 10 Quotes by Viktor E Frankl

Viktor E Frankl

It is always important to have something yet to do in life.

Viktor E Frankl
Having been is also a kind of being, and perhaps the surest kind.
Viktor E Frankl

The meaning of my life is to help others find meaning in theirs.

Viktor E Frankl
Ultimate freedom is a man's right to choose his attitude.
Viktor E Frankl

The attempt to develop a sense of humor and to see things in a humorous light is some kind of a trick learned while mastering the art of living.

Viktor E Frankl
The last freedom is choosing your attitude.
Viktor E Frankl

A sound philosophy of life, I think, may be the most valuable asset for a psychiatrist to have when he is treating a patient.

Viktor E Frankl
We must never forget that we may also find meaning in life even when confronted with a hopeless situation, when facing a fate that cannot be changed. For what then matters is to bear witness to the uniquely human potential at its best, which is to transform a personal tragedy into a triumph, to turn one's predicament into a human achievement. When we are no longer able to change a situation-just think of an incurable disease such as inoperable cancer-we are challenged to change ourselves.
Viktor E Frankl

Such a value system might be responsible for the fact that the burden of unavoidable unhappiness is increased by unhappiness about being unhappy.

Viktor E Frankl
A life of short duration...could be so rich in joy and love that it could contain more meaning than a life lasting eighty years.