Alfred Adler Quote
“Meanings are not determined by situations, but we determine ourselves by the meanings we give to situations.”
What Life Should Mean to You (1937), p. 14
Born: February 7, 1870
Died: May 28, 1937 (aged 67)
Occupation: Psychologist, psychiatrist
Bio: Alfred W. Adler was an Austrian medical doctor, psychotherapist, and founder of the school of individual psychology. His emphasis on the importance of feelings of inferiority - the inferiority complex - is recognized as isolating an element which plays a key role in personality development.