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The dialogue about happiness has not changed much for the past 3000 years since ancient Greek and Roman times.
But people pretend that everything has changed and that more people are unhappy than ever. That’s supposed to be because we’re more connected than ever.
You read it all the time. “Technology makes people feel lonely and depressed!”
I agree that technology itself has changed. But human nature has not. People have been unhappy, lonely, miserable, and sad since the start of modern civilization. We still ask ourselves questions like:
4 min read I bet that you’re extrapolating your perceptions all the time. Let me give you a few examples and tell whether I’m wrong. “House prices will probably keep increasing.” “That person will never change.” “My business will keep growing.” “I will never learn from my mistakes.” […]
6 min read I always worked for financial freedom. But I chased the wrong thing. I wanted emotional freedom. Money doesn’t make you happy. And yet, we need it to live. So what do we do? Try hard to make more money? Or, be content with what we […]
5 min read People who claim that setting goals are a bad thing are out of their minds. They probably set some goals in the past, failed, and never set a goal again. I know there’s a lot of confusion about goals and systems these days. I’ve contributed […]