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To Lead a Happier Life, Overcome Your Desire To Conquer The World

Alexander the Great was an all-powerful man. But was he a happy one?

“Man In Armour” by Rembrandt. Date: 1655. Source: Wikimedia Commons

“This man (Alexander The Great) has conquered the world! What have you done?” The philosopher replied without an instant’s hesitation, “I have conquered the need to conquer the world.”

— Steven Pressfield, The…

Relaxed, inspiring essays about happiness.

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