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The Happiness Hypothesis

I've always wanted to write a book.  I just realized that, last month, when I cleared my whole room out and took a really good look at all the copious notes I would write, and leave scattered underneath my bed to collect dust.  They were mostly lists, and usually, lists of goals.  Since I am an achievement junkie, I often spend time writing lists of the things I most want to get out of my life.  Every time I cross something off, there is always something else to take it's place.  Yet, the things that keep reappearing on my lists, time after time, are all the important things - the things that scare me the most, and the things that most people believe that I can't achieve (and for some reason, I've let myself be convinced of that too).

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