• The Spirits' Book

    • Book Three - Moral Laws

      • Chapter V - IV. Law of Preservation

        • Instinct of Self-Preservation

703. Why has God given the instinct of self-preservation to all living creatures?

“God has given them the desire to live to carry out the designs of Providence. Furthermore, life is necessary for the improvement of beings. All living beings feel it instinctively, without understanding it.”

Source: Kardecpedia