Adam Phillips

Psychoanalyst, writer

Adam Phillips appears in the following:

Adam Phillips Gives Praise to the Unlived Life

Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Acclaimed psychoanalyst Adam Phillips explains that all of us lead two parallel lives: the one we are actively living, and the one we feel we should have had or might someday have. In Missing Out: In Praise of the Unlived Life, he suggests that if we accept frustration as a way of outlining what we really want, satisfaction suddenly becomes possible.

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