What is the primary motivator of human behavior?


Habit.

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  1. motivation
  2. behavior
  3. train of will
  4. will
  5. item 17375

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Seth says
Eiamyme 2015-02-09 13:30:34 17383
seth 2015-02-09 12:36:27 17383
Eiamyme 2015-02-09 12:33:02 17383
pursuit of pleasure & the avoidance of pain - Psych 101

well yes sure ... but reward and punishment is what burns in habits ... once burned on, they are what cause the behavior.   So me thinks your answer is the same as mine.
chicken & egg ... again .. my friend!

yes certainly ... it is a pattern that occurs ... it's not important which element came first ... in fact i doubt that they can even  be teased apart.  So why is it so "ly" pointed out here?  ... or, asked differently, what am i missing?

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