How to be Your Own Best Friend: A Conversation with Two Psychoanalysts

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Ballantine Books, 1971 - Psychology - 96 pages
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"Sensible advice on how to give up childhood, accept yourself and your own maturity and deal with life on your own two feet."
In this unique, bestselling question-and- answer guide to self-love and acceptance, two practicing psychologists (who are also married to one another) reveal the secret of pursuing happiness, by revealing to ourselves what we think we are striving for, and what it is that keeps us from achieving our goals.

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User Review  - Baldwin - Borders

This may be the absolutely most important book that I have read (and I have read hundreds, maybe several thousand)--and you may read--in this lifetime. It is as clear and sobering as the clang of an ... Read full review

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User Review  - drakescott - LibraryThing

HTBYOBF features quickly-digested, easily-read wisdom from two married psychoanalysts in a familiar Q&A format, but is marred by some dated positions (e.g. homosexuality as a curable mental disorder ... Read full review


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