The Pursuit Of Happiness : TED Radio Hour Being happy is a goal that often eludes us. If we're able to attain happiness, how do we find it?

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Life's biggest questions, explored.

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The Pursuit Of Happiness

Being happy is a goal that often eludes us. If we're able to attain happiness, how do we find it?

"The secret to happiness is realistic, modest expectations." — Barry Schwartz

Being happy is a universal human yearning, but this simple goal often eludes us. If we're truly able to attain happiness, then how do we find it? Three TED speakers offer some big ideas for achieving happiness.

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Life's biggest questions, explored.