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156 Post author: lukeprog 05 February 2011 06:49PM

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Comment author: [deleted] 23 October 2015 12:01:46PM 1 point [-]

I've finally learned the key to hacking the impulse part of the equation. Distancing, minimization and distraction are useful. As is self-deception, or perhaps it is enlightened reason: that the desire for a thing is pleasure and reward in itself, there is no need to satiate a craving, just as there is no need to avert a negative feeling or harmful stimuli.