Obsession with happiness - Jolanta Burke

This quote was added by user63736
Happiness has become a modern obsession. Searching for it, holding on to it, and wishing it on our loved ones have all become motivating forces for how we live our lives. Ironically, research shows that the pursuit of happiness might not only make us less happy, but also more lonely, as we often end up cutting ourselves off from people who represent the lives that we want to leave behind.

Train on this quote


Rate this quote:
4.3 out of 5 based on 60 ratings.

Edit Text

Edit author and title

(Changes are manually reviewed)

or just leave a comment:


user63736 3 years, 1 month ago
This is a shortened quote from a long written newspaper article

Test your skills, take the Typing Test.

Score (WPM) distribution for this quote. More.

Best scores for this typing test

Name WPM Accuracy
munoko 132.75 99.7%
nonniesmiley 132.45 100%
zhengfeilong 130.14 97.3%
styrofoam 130.05 97.5%
chrisjin 128.61 95.1%
mustelidae 127.46 97.5%
user742395 127.09 100%
jwm1611 125.76 100%

Recently for

Name WPM Accuracy
qqtea 94.46 91.0%
savageengine 90.54 91.8%
rieistired 76.92 96.1%
user428186 33.70 99.0%
kobo 65.57 91.8%
user77801 81.53 93.1%
coltdriver 82.51 96.3%
teddy.bear 78.11 92.2%