“What Makes Us Truly Happy”

Francis Pedraza
Nov 6 · 1 min read

All human beings seek a happy life, but many confuse the means — for example, wealth and status — with that life itself. This misguided focus on the means to a good life makes people get further from a happy life. The really worthwhile things are virtuous activities that make up a happy life, not the external means that may seem to produce it.

The Art of Living
By Epictetus, Translated by Sharon Lebell

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