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A Happy life may not be meaningful life

Life is never made unbearable by circumstances,but only by lack of meaning and perpose'.For most of people,feeling happy and finding life meaningful are both important and related goals.but do happiness and meaning always go together? It seems unlikely,given many of the things that we regularily choose to do from running marathon to rising children are likely to increase day by day./ As one might expect, people’s happiness levels were positively correlated with whether they saw their lives as meaningful. However, the two measures were not identical – suggesting that what makes us happy may not always bring more meaning, and vice versa. To probe for differences between the two, the researchers examined the survey items that asked detailed questions about people’s feelings and moods, their relationships with others, and their day-to-day activities. Feeling happy was strongly correlated with seeing life as easy, pleasant, and free from difficult or troubling events. Happiness was