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I am looking for a TED talk which revolved around the idea of 'wanting what we have rather than having what we want'

I am looking for a TED talk which revolved around the idea of 'wanting what we have rather than having what we want' as a lever for happiness. Help!

  • Nov 5 2012: Just listen to the Sheryl Crow song "soak up the sun"
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    Oct 31 2012: My guess is Dan Gilbert.

    If not, I'd guess Barry Schwartz.
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      Nov 1 2012: Yes。
      Or, Daniel Kahneman.
      Or, some ones like the three.
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      Nov 1 2012: And:

      I do not understand why people have more than enough VALID happiness, but still greedily pursue INVALID happiness.