Ted Talks: How to be Happy?


By the fleeting Time, surely, man is in a state of loss, except those who believe and do good works, and exhort one another to accept truth, and exhort one another to be steadfast. (Al Quran, Surah Al ‘Asr)

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  1. The right to happiness seems to be a very modern concept. It often means putting the self before others, and can be the cause of much unhappiness, such as when women or men say they have a right to happiness at the expense of their children.

    One should not aim for happiness, but rather contentment. Happiness is not a continuous experience, but changes with different situations. Taking pleasure in other’s happiness is reflected happiness, and that is the best. It’s altruism, as opposed to selfishness.

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