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Why So Many Successful People Are Still Unhappy

There are plenty of objective reasons to be unhappy — you’re failing at work, heartbroken, struggling to make ends meet, or suffering from a physical or mental illness, for example. But if you made a big list of all the unhappy people in the United States and you removed everyone whose malaise was down to one of these easily explainable causes, you’d still have a pretty huge number of unhappy people.



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