A short essay on money and its relation to one’s happiness
When I speak to audiences about happiness, I always qualify in my own mind, even before pursing my lips to speak, what type of happiness I am wishing to address.
For there are indeed different types of “happiness.”
There is, for instance, the simple type of happiness that comes on opening a long-awaited birthday gift – perhaps a beloved Apple i-product.
Is having a happy life simply the product of creating as many “birthday” moments as possible? Would life be better if every day was our birthday?
What about a different perspective. There is another type of happiness that comes from getting word of a promotion or raise. Happiness here is tied closely together with pride and satisfaction for a job well done.
There is NO question that the number one stressor in this world is… money. A recent study proved that…
We hardly ever stop and truly think about the real deep causes of stress and anxiety in our lives.
Until, we look in the mirror.