Posts tagged happiness

Happiness Doesn’t Follow Success: It’s The Other Way Round

Work hard, become successful, then you’ll be happy. At least, that’s what many of us were taught by our parents, teachers and peers. The idea that we must pursue success in order to experience happiness is enshrined in the United States’ most treasured institutions (the Declaration of Independence), beliefs (the American dream), and stories (Rocky and Cinderella).

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Is Our Smartphone Making Us Less Smart?

It took me a while to realise that I didn’t really need my mobile which  I was carrying with me all the time as if it was an extension of me. So it’s been about five years now that I haven’t had a mobile phone and there has not been once that I wished I owned one.

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