There is little correlation between the circumstances of people's lives and how happy they are.
When you ask people abouttheir most cherished values in life, "happiness" is always at the top of the list. However, unhappiness does not seem to be the exceptional order to be happy, we first have to battle ourselves.
Not only do we have a right to be happy, we have an obligation to be happy. Our happiness has an effect on the lives of everyone around usit provides them with a positive environment in which to thrive and to be happy themselves.
Prager's latest book challenges readers to realize that theynot any outside forceare the greatest obstacle to happiness.