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Optimising for happiness

The Escape Artist proposes that we optimise our lives for maximum happiness. Some people will read this and be all like “Duh…obviously”.  Some people know what makes them happy. Some even know and then do it. But this is much rarer than you might think. Others will be inherently suspicious of anything as soft and mushy as the word happiness.  […]