A psychology study of more than 4,000 millionaires found that people with more wealth are indeed happier with life. They also found that people who earned their wealth were happier than those who inherited it.
According to a 2007 study by the University of Southern Denmark, the secret to happiness is to have low expectations of life.
Crying when you are happy is your body’s way of neutralizing your emotions so you don’t become overwhelmed with feelings. Responding to positive emotions with negative reactions (or vise versa) helps restore your emotional equilibrium.
In an international study that looked at age and happiness, people were their unhappiest at 46 years old.
It makes people happier to spend money on others as opposed to themselves.