Reaching For H(App)Iness

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The idea portrayed by the media is that we can’t find happiness until we “get to the top”¹ — but where is the top? If Drake says, “nine figures was the goal ’til I hit it”, ² — then where is the limit? Hence, when will we ever really be fulfilled and know what true happiness is?

This article will delve into my concern that we have transformed happiness into an equation, where the key component is money rather than the…