will-power

will power

noun
control of one's impulses and actions; self-control.
Also, willpower.


Origin:
1870–75

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will to power

noun
(in the philosophy of Nietzsche) the self-assertive creative drive in all individuals, regarded as the supreme quality of the superman.

Origin:
1895–1900

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