Happiness and the Key

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There is this pre conceived notion that once you get that raise, or once you get that house, or once you make that first million you will be happy. Its silly and a lie that so many of us live. We set goals for ourselves and think that when we accomplish them we will be filled with joy and bliss. To achieve happiness this way is highly unlikely.

However, happiness is still very attainable. I live in it everyday and it has little to do with my accomplishments. You see what reaching and achieving a goal does is very simple. It releases a very intense, but short high, followed by a very empty and lingering low. This is because once we have achieved and experienced this goal we no longer have it to look forward to. It is in the past and all we want now is more and moreā€¦

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A simple man

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