An individual is the end product of the decisions he has made. He who fails to make decisions, for the consequences of which he is responsible, is not a person. The ego, the self, the personality — call it what you will — comes into being and grows through the process of making responsible decisions.

Thomas Szasz (b. 1920) Hungarian-American psychiatrist, educator
Law, Liberty, and Psychiatry, Epilogue (1963)
Added on 26-Feb-14 | Last updated 26-Feb-14
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