Although people sometimes assume that the happy are self-absorbed and complacent, just the opposite is true. In general, happiness doesn't make people want to drink daiquiris on the beach; it makes them want to help rural villagers gain better access to clean water.

Gretchen Rubin in Happier at Home

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Gretchen Craft Rubin (born December 14, 1965) is an American author, blogger and speaker.

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