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    The Pursuit of Happiness The Pursuit of Happiness Not getting what you want all the time is no big deal, a sixteen year old might want a new car but their parents won't buy them one because working for it is more important. The only time not getting what you want is a major issue when it affects your pursuit of happiness. For example, The opportunity for everyone to be treated equal and not judged based on the color of their skin. In the declaration of independence is says we have the right to pursue

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    Fahad AlSamari. Pursuit Of Happiness When I was a kid I believed that life will go on no matter what happened, and money was not an issue. Growing up surrounded by my brothers, sisters and parents I have never thought of how lucky I am of the convenient life I live or the sources of the money we have and what my father went through to make me and my family live our lives without thinking about any issues. After growing up experiencing life a better way i discovered that there are a lot of people

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    The Pursuit of Happiness Andrew Roberts PSY/220 June 9, 2013 The Pursuit of Happiness The Pursuit of Happiness for one person is different for that of another person. The same goes for those of different cultures. It could be the traditions in how they are brought up as children and what they are taught to believe at an early age. In America we are continually told about the American Dream which is the portrait of the perfect family in a Norman Rockwell painting, the perfect job, the house

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    The Pursuit of Happiness A true basis of what it means to be an American can be thoroughly argued on the grounds of what constitutes an American, is an American born or is an American made. The collective identity of the American populace is the shared characteristics, the same drive, which ultimately results in oneness. The unique American cultural identity is the shared revolutionary nature, which drives Americans toward progressive social changes in the pursuit of personal happiness.

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    Zakaria El Amrani El Idrissi THE PURSUIT OF HAPPINESS The German philosopher Arthur Schopenhauer thinks that real happiness does not exist. In his view, the best a person can achieve is to reduce misery. Through his book The wisdom of life, he explains that for true happiness we need the complete absence of all pain and the complete satisfaction of all desires. For Schopenhauer, a bearable life consists of having very low expectations. Following this logic, to live a less miserable life

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    Believing in self or self-trust could save someone’s life and lead life into the right direction toward success. It did in “Pursuit of Happyness” where Mr. Gardner was losing control over his life until he trusted himself. Then his life started to turn around and when he believed in himself, everyone else believed in him and he succeed. Losing something of value can cause pain but when self-trust is lost, there is not much to do when you don’t have self-trust. When self-trust is present, believing

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    Happiness is a feeling that many people enjoy having, yet, it may not be easily obtainable. The Pursuit of Happyness, a movie directed by Gabriele Muccino, captures the struggles of someone trying to obtain happiness. Chris Gardner, the main character, stated, “…Thomas Jefferson on the Declaration of Independence and the part about our right to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. And I remember thinking how did he know to put the pursuit part in there? That maybe happiness is something that

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    What is happiness? There are many theories surrounding happiness, and the pursuit of happiness. Some believe that an external force must be present to bring about happiness, while others argue that happiness is individualized, and is completely up to a person's internal mindset of whether he or she is able to achieve and maintain happiness. Aristotle, a significant ancient Greek philosopher, believes that happiness requires an action. He affirms that there are many factors that play into someone's

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    Happiness is a feeling that a majority of people enjoy having, yet, it may not be easily accessible. The Pursuit of Happyness, a movie directed by Gabriele Muccino, captures the struggles of Chris Gardner trying to obtain happiness. Chris Gardner stated, “…Thomas Jefferson on the Declaration of Independence and the part about our right to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. And I remember thinking how did he know to put the pursuit part in there? That maybe happiness is something that we

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    The Pursuit of Happiness Americans constantly find themselves desiring happiness. However, what is happiness and how does someone achieve it? According to Webster-Dictionary.org, happiness is “An agreeable feeling or condition of the soul arising from good fortune or propitious happening of any kind; the possession of those circumstances or that state of being which is attended with enjoyment”. Every American seeks happiness, but achieving it is the struggle. Americans search for fleeting happiness

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