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Different Folks, Different Strokes

The pursuit of happiness has been like the pursuit of truth, with all its relativeness. There has never been a simple, straight answer.

Different Folks, Different Strokes
Different Folks, Different Strokes
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Some think money is the answer and dream each night of winning the lottery, some others believe it’s in their looks—a shade better to look at and their fortunes would have had an upswing. Youngsters think success could be a sure shot to happiness, for the more contented is the life well led.

We set out on the trail of these happiness myths and met famous people who had in abundance what people normally associate with that state of being. Have their special attributes, possessions really brought them happiness? Quite interestingly, we again fell into a familiar spiral of confusion, confession, sadness and silence! The pursuit of happiness has been like the pursuit of truth, with all its relativeness. There has never been a simple, straight answer. The qualifications and footnotes most often drown out the main issue—happiness.

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