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Hans Selye

Bust of Hans Selye at Selye János University, Komárno, Slovakia
Born (1907-01-26)January 26, 1907
Vienna, Austria-Hungary
Died October 16, 1982(1982-10-16) (aged 75)
Montreal, Québec, Canada
Other names Selye János (Hungarian)

Adopting the right attitude can convert a negative stress into a positive one.
Hans Selye
Man should not try to avoid stress any more than he would shun food, love or exercise.
Hans Selye
If you want to live a long life, focus on making contributions.
As much as we thirst for approval we dread condemnation.
Every stress leaves an indelible scar, and the organism pays for its survival after a stressful situation by becoming a little older.
Hans Selye
Its not stress that kills us, it is our reaction to it.