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Epicurus on what is it that will make us happy

Have you ever wondered what will make you truly happy? Epicurus, an ancient Greek Philosopher living between 341–270 BC, have shared that you truly need only three things to be happy: Being surrounded by friends everyday. Epicurus placed so much emphasis on friendship that he bought a large house and invited his friends to stay […]

Teaching tale: Pay attention to the things that are critical to your happiness

A professor stood before his philosophy class and had some items in front of him. When the class began, he wordlessly picked up a very large and empty mayonnaise jar and proceeded to fill it with golf balls. He then asked the students if the jar was full. They agreed that it was. The professor […]

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Does trying to be Happy makes us Unhappy?

Does Trying to Be Happy Make Us Unhappy?  Searching for happiness might lead us to misery. Published on May 14, 2013 by Adam Grant, Ph.D. in Give and Take As we muddle through our days, the quest for happiness looms large. In the U.S., citizens are granted three inalienable rights: life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. In the […]

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