Happiness Is the Wrong Goal to Strive For
Hollis Thomases
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Perhaps it is wiser to strive for occurrences when one can laugh or smile! Theses actions are more tangible.

Lisa Feldman, author of “How Emotions Are Made: The Secret Life of Brain” discovered that the cultures of Himba of Namiba and the Hazda hunter-gathers of Tanzania, see someone who is smiling and laughing as just smiling and laughing — not “happy”, a word that implies a mental state.

Source: NYTimes: The Law’s Emotion Problem, March 12 2017.

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/03/11/opinion/sunday/the-laws-emotion-problem.html

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