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Is money the only way to reach happiness, satisfaction, or sense of completion?

It seems like money is the only way to get one's wish.
Do you really need money to be happy?
What are other ways in which people reach happiness, satisfaction, or sense of completion?

Maybe that special someone gives you that sense of completion and happiness. Any other examples would be great. What do you do to enjoy life?

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    Oct 22 2013: it is supposed to be a serious question, or you have some agenda?

    tell me that you can not imagine a single thing that costs nothing and gives you satisfaction. i dare you to say that.
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      Oct 22 2013: kinda feels like the first challenge to me.

      We don't all start from a stance of long knowledge - and .. gotta start somewhere.

      Let's just pretend for a moment that Alex is just getting kicked-off here.

      If that's the case .. what would you say?
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      Oct 22 2013: Alex is a high school student.
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        Oct 22 2013: and he is so rich, never does anything fun without a bucket of dollar bills? :)
        • Oct 22 2013: Hey, just a question. I just wanted to know what others did, because so many people complain, saying that their life is horrible. It's the simple things that can make one happy/
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          Oct 22 2013: I was responding to your asking whether he had an agenda. Kids don't ask questions like this, typically, with an agenda.
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          Oct 22 2013: You are right Alex, my young wise friend....a lot of people complain, and you might notice that some rich people complain as well. This gives us a clue that perhaps money and happiness are not necessarily connected. I totally agree...it's the simple things that can make one happy!

          I saw a great sign on my travels today...
          "Be kind to everyone....no exceptions"

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