The Happiness Project

A chronicle of my attempts to test-drive every tip, principle and scientific study that promotes happiness

"It Is So Many Years Before One Can Believe Enough In What One Feels..."

It seems as though nothing should be easier...

Yeats

“It is so many years before one can believe enough in what one feels even to know what the feeling is.”
-- W.B. Yeats, Autobiographies

This quotation reminds me: Why is it so hard to follow my personal commandment to Be Gretchen? It seems as though nothing should be easier, and yet it's one of the greatest challenges of a happiness project.

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Gretchen Rubin is the author of The Happiness Project, a book and a blog about her adventures learning to be happier.

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