What makes a good life? Lessons from the longest study on happiness | Robert Waldinger

Sunday, April 7, 2019

What keeps us happy and healthy as we go through life? If you think it’s fame and money, you’re not alone – but, according to psychiatrist Robert Waldinger, you’re mistaken. As the director of 75-year-old study on adult development, Waldinger has unprecedented access to data on true happiness and satisfaction. In this talk, he shares three important lessons learned from the study as well as some practical, old-as-the-hills wisdom on how to build a fulfilling, long life.

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20 Comments

  1. Carl Cuesta says:

    What an amazing study, I hope there is an updated study with a new batch

  2. Saya Saya says:

    I am lonely

  3. THE POWER OF POWER says:

    he gave a very simple speech and got warm support the way i got from my followers.

  4. THE POWER OF POWER says:

    hahaha! i wish i have this applaud with this simple speech!

  5. THE POWER OF POWER says:

    a husband can send a counsellor he consults to psychiatric department. a psychologist can be married to a psychopath.

  6. Shawn Lin says:

    I've been suffered badly from my marriage since 5 years ago when we got married … In fact I didn't want to get married, I was kinda forced and I had to.. it's been 5 years, and I have been suffered, struggling and waiting for the timing of terminating this relationship. If not bcz of the financial difficulty, we should have been apart. This relationship has brought me too much pains while less happiness. I've tried to improve the relationship, but didn't work. Regarding her, she did nothing, at least she has never made me feel or see her effort on improving our relationship. Actually I clearly know that the problem is there is no love between us. I just hope we can end this relationship peacefully ASAP.

  7. Abdullah Khan says:

    The people who find the good relationship are the lucky people. It's to rare.

  8. Tuna says:

    is it only me who thinks this man has god damn perfect voice?

  9. Cli & Mils says:

    Quality relations are sweet and healthy and toxic relations are destructive. Help me God.

  10. Sara says:

    So your telling me I'm gonna die because I don't have any friends? Well I can't say I didn't see this coming. 🙁

  11. Javier Serralta San Martin says:

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    LA BUENA MUSICA AUMENTA LA CONCENTRACION, LA COMPRENSION, LA IMAGINACION, LA CREATIVIDAD, EL APRENDIZAJE, LA DESHINIBICION
    REGULA LAS FUNCIONES CARDIOVASCULARES, LA ENERGIA MUSCULAR, LA RESPIRACION, EL PULSO, LA PRESION SANGUIENEA , ENZIMATICA
    MEJORA AFECCIONES PSICOSOMATICAS COMO EL ASMA Y LAS ULCERAS

    RELAJA Y DISIPA LA FATIGA, EL ESTRES Y LAS TENSIONES EMOCIONALES, AUMENTANDO LA ENERGIA PSIQUICA

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  12. Shital Babar says:

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  13. tramps like us says:

    All the men were more than likely White they lived in troubled times because of World War 2, but after that the economy was very good. I wonder how the out come would have been if they followed Black people would have been.

  14. ทา้ว.จันทะสอน. หานชะนะ. says:

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  15. Thành Đạt Nguyễn says:

    Thank you very muchhh

  16. sabnam hussain says:

    I want to join

  17. Daryl Tintero says:

    Looks like im dying early then.

  18. Jessica McBrearty says:

    Cannabis will never let you down.

  19. Jessica McBrearty says:

    Cannabis is not impossible to get.

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