Monday, January 10, 2022

“These [self-deceptive practices] are not malicious ways of doing things, but part of the basic cognitive equipment of humans to preserve their established view of themselves and the world.”
– Prof Albert Newen –

I possess the ability to fool myself better than anyone else… and you do, too. Yet it turns out that our self-deception may play a vital role in helping us stay motivated in difficult situations. To learn more, including the four strategies of self-deception, Click here for the article Why People Deceive Themselves.

Stay safe. Stay healthy. Be strong. Lead well.