Guess what’s reported to be the number one contributor to happiness?

Money? No.

Good looks? Nope.

Popularity? Still nope.

A hot sex life? Guess again!

According to a report by The Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, all these mentioned life goodies were topped by the biggest life goodie of them all: “autonomy” – defined as”the feeling that your life – its activities and habits — are self-chosen and self-endorsed.”

Source: Guess what’s reported to be the number one contributor to happiness? | notsalmon

4 thoughts on “Guess what’s reported to be the number one contributor to happiness?

  1. Makes sense. That is why it is so important for parents to provide structure and discipline while promoting a child’s individuality and autonomy. A fine and difficult balance, indeed. Yet, so important.

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