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Nathaniel Branden

Nathaniel Branden (born Nathan Blumenthal; April 9, 1930 – December 3, 2014) was a Canadian–American psychotherapist and writer known for his work in the psychology of self-esteem. A former associate and romantic partner of Ayn Rand, Branden also played a prominent role in the 1960s in promoting Rand's philosophy, Objectivism. Rand and Branden split acrimoniously in 1968, after which Branden focused on developing his own psychological theories and modes of therapy.

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The first step toward change is awareness. The second step is acceptance.

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Of all the nonsense written about love, none is more absurd than the notion that ideal love is selfl ...

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Between the ages of 24 and 27, I read Freud's complete works, everything that had been translated in ...

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The United States was the first country in the history of the world to be consciously created out of ...

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If we are happy within ourselves, we don't accept or demand that our partner should fulfill every ne ...

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Be careful what you say to your children. They may agree with you.

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The greatest barrier to achievement and success is not lack of talent or ability but rather the feel ...

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Romantic love can be terrifying. We experience another human being as enormously important to us. So ...

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If you overcome your fear to ask someone for a date, a raise, or help with a project, that is an act ...

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Integrity means congruence. Words and behavior match.

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Integrity is congruence between what you know, what you profess, and what you do.

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Respect starts with ourselves.

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Freedom is still the most radical idea of all.

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Doing more of what doesn't work doesn't work.

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It is a mistake to look at someone who is self assertive and say, "It's easy for her, she has good s ...

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