Tag Archives: Marc Lewis

Alignment Of Desire

12 Mar

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“Addiction can only be beaten by the alignment of desire with personally derived, future-oriented goals.”  

—Marc Lewis

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Temporary Relief

13 Mar
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Art by Chad Hagen

“People choose to stop when they have suffered more than enough, and when circumstances lend a hand. And, when the possibility of self-control becomes as attractive — more attractive — than any other possibility, including temporary relief.”  

— Marc Lewis – Neuroscientist

Combat Addiction

15 Oct
Hendrick ter Brugghen (Dutch, 1588 - 1629), Bacchante with an Ape, Dutch, 1627, Oil on canvas

Hendrick ter Brugghen (Dutch, 1588 – 1629), Bacchante with an Ape, Dutch, 1627, Oil on canvas

“…A lot of it is about willpower to master this thing, to take it in hand and change it. The best way to combat addiction is by setting goals for yourself.”

Marc Lewis – Neuroscientist

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