by Scott Barry Kaufman: As psychologist Abraham Maslow wrote, “Perhaps human nature has been sold short”…
Abraham Maslow developed the Hierarchy of Needs model in 1940-50s USA, and the Hierarchy of Needs theory remains valid today for understanding human motivation,
by Abraham Maslow: In a previous paper (13) various propositions were presented which would have to be included in any theory of human motivation that could lay claim to being definitive.
by Dr. Wayne Dyer: A sense of purpose is at the very top of the pyramid of self-actualization created by Abraham Maslow more than 50 years ago.
by Kendra Cherry: Psychologist Abraham Maslow first introduced his concept of a hierarchy of needs in his 1943 paper “A Theory of Human Motivation”
by Jocelyn Daher: What exactly is self-actualization? Located at the peak of , he described this high-level need in the following way:
by PBS: “I was awfully curious to find out why I didn’t go insane,” remarked Abraham Maslow, one of the founders of humanistic psychology.
According to Abraham Maslow, whereas the average individuals “often have not the slightest idea of what they are, of what they want, of what their own opinions are,” self-actualizing individuals have “superior awareness of their own impulses, desires, opinions, and subjective reactions in general.”
by RareLeadership.org: The American psychologist Abraham Maslow (1908-1970) founded the Association for Humanistic Psychology in 1959 and, then, going a quantum jump further, established the Association for Transpersonal Psychology in 1969.
Editor’s Introduction to the 3rd edition of Maslow’s Toward a Psychology of Being, New York: Wiley, 1999.