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Happiness Research

Ideas for conducting research on " What is Happiness to you" are reflected.

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As a somewhat spiritual man, I have learned that true happiness can only be obtained in the presence of the Creator. For example, Psalm 16:11 says, "Thou wilt shew me the path of life: in thy presence is fulness of joy; at thy right hand there are pleasures for evermore." This is a very profound statement, isn't it? Although there are many people who would refute it, I have found it to be quite true. No matter what may happen in one's life, true joy may be found in the presence of the Maker of the Heavens and the Earth.

The corollary of this is that happiness cannot be found in material things. Of course, there's a very profound reason for this. Material things are temporary. Spiritual things are not. Therefore, if we look for true happiness among the material or physical things of this world, we will end up being disappointed. King Solomon learned this the hard way and he wrote about his lessons in the book that has come to be called Ecclesiastes (in English) or Kohelet (in Hebrew). The word "kohelet" means "preacher." And indeed, toward the end of his life, Solomon learned that he had really biffed it in his ...

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