From Adam Grant: As we muddle through our days, the quest for happi­ness looms large. In the U.S., citi­zens are granted three inalien­able rights: life, liberty, and the pursuit of happi­ness. The kingdom of Bhutan created a national index to measure happi­ness. But what if searching for happi­ness actu­ally prevents us from finding it? There’s reason to believe that the quest for happi­ness might be a recipe for misery. · Go to Does trying to be happy make us unhappy? →