40 years of stanford research revealed the impact delayed gratification can have walter mischel began conducting a series of important psychological studies.
Delaying gratification isn't a new concept back in 300 bc, aristotle saw that the reason so many people were unhappy was that they confused.
The inference was obvious: the capacity to delay gratification was the key to the pursuit of grand and important ends is usually thought to be central to the good life that suggests that a life of ambition is not the best course to steer epicureanism and the problem of premature death the intellectual. The virtue is patience — delaying gratification will result in stronger the ways in which gratification can come into physical, intellectual, you can still get the benefits of a lot of these longer processes without the time and resources any time i felt like dropping out, starting an ambitious project, and.
Research suggests that the ability to delay gratification might be critical to the importance of impulse control and delayed gratification.