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Growth in personality occurs as a consequence of meeting conflicts and impasses head on, and reconciling them. Interpersonal conflicts and impasses constitute problems which require solutions so that a satisfying relationship may be maintained. Whenever a person encounters a problem in his everyday living, he is obliged to vary his behavior until he discovers some mode of responding which is successful in achieving a solution.

Sidney Jourard

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Our love is here to stay.

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Go forward confidently, energetically attacking problems, expecting favorable outcomes.

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The wisest mind has something yet to learn.

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The way we see the problem is the problem.

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Abraham Lincoln

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Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous, you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.

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