We are unhappy about the number of things like hypocrisy, corruption, loneliness, boredom, loss of family and friends, lies, uncertainty, betrayal, back-bitting. Commenting on the findings of the survey, psychiatrists says that, ” It’s clear that it is not material or spiritual things that make people happy but emotional contentment”. We are happy if our emotional needs are fulfilled. In fact, the reason for emotional disturbances is increasing.
We are trying to seek happiness is an emotionally more intense culture. Despite the capitalist society we are living in, emotionally imbalance gives us more unhappiness than the job. One of the biggest challenges in the pursuit of happiness seems to be the fact that the things that give us happiness are not always in our control.