Religion Brings Greater Happiness
Pursuit of Happiness Means Less Stuff, More Purpose
By Jeanie Lerche Davis
WebMD Medical News
Dec. 11, 2003 -- We want just one thing for Christmas: more stuff. Give us a digital camera, a Burberry coat, and a Prada bag -- please.
But wait: If pursuit of happiness is really your goal, forget all that. Only spirituality and a sense of purpose bring bliss, says one British researcher.
In other news, the Earth revolves around the sun, and water is wet.
How much money is wasted every year on "studies" to tell us things anyone with common sense knows?