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Abraham Maslow’s Motivation and Personality

Another slice of wisdom from Brian Johnson and his Philosopher’s Notes. http://www.PhilosophersNotes.com This time from the work of Abraham Maslow. As we ascend his hierarchy of needs, taking care of the basics like food/shelter/safety and moving up through love and self-esteem we reach a place where we literally have a need to fully express ourselves—to, in Maslow’s words “self-actualize.”