- If only I had that car... then I'd be satisfied!
- If only I could find someone truly to love me... then I'd be happy!
- If only I wasn't under so much financial stress... then I'd be content!
- If only... If only...
All the "If only's" in the world — even if they all came true — still could not guarantee your happiness!
- GDP per capita
- healthy life expectancy
- social support
- trust, and
Even though UAE and Qatar topped the GDP per capita they don't feature as the happiest country in the world.
These findings only illustrate that countries with happiest citizens in the world do not weigh income or GDP per capita as THE reason for their happiness. Happiness is a set of attitudes. You can discover them, learn them and live them. You can choose to be happy!
Suggested Read: The Eight Positive Attitudes That Can Transform Your Life by internationally bestselling author Robert H Schuller.