Happiness Question #10

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Today in my English 123 (Composition) classes at SCAD (Savannah College of Art and Design), I started a new daily segment I’m calling “Dr. Saye’s Top Ten Happiness Questions.”  In my courses this term, the students and I are examining the Popular Psychology concept of Happiness Studies.  We are reading Harvard professor Tal Ben-Shahar’s Happier: Learn the Secrets to Daily Joy and Lasting Fulfillment and Paulo Coelho’s incredibly bestselling novel/fable, The Alchemist.

And we’re having So Much Fun.

But before I ask you my Happiness Question #10, I invite you to quickly watch this somewhat insane YouTube video:

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Seriously?

Here’s Happiness Question #10, which if you will incorporate into your life, I give you a money-back guarantee that you will be happier!

“JUST HOW IMPORTANT IS IT?”

“JUST HOW IMPORTANT IS IT?”

“JUST HOW IMPORTANT IS IT?”

Try saying it out loud:

“JUST HOW IMPORTANT IS IT?”

If you want to live a life of joy, your answer may be that it’s really not all that important.

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Ask it the next time somebody pulls in front of you in traffic.

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Choose Joy.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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