8 THINGS EVERYONE CAN’T LIVE WITHOUT IN LIFE BUT MAKES YOU HAPPIER.
Don’t be surprised that you can’t buy satisfaction and happiness. If this were the case, the richest country in the world, the United States, would also be the happiest, offering the best opportunity for a satisfying life. However, the 2016 update of the World Happiness Report prepared for U.N. by the Sustainable Development Solutions Network ranks 13th on the global scale of happiness, just ahead of Puerto Rico, a country on the brink of bankruptcy. This applies to individuals! Nor is it a warm and sunny climate, as Denmark, Iceland, Switzerland and Norway occupy the first place.
So what determines happiness and satisfaction? “People living in the happiest countries have greater life expectancy and more social support, greater generosity, more freedom, choice of life, less perception of corruption and increase of the gross domestic product …”