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    The AtlanticArthur C. Brooks11/18/218 min
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    • DellwoodBarker5 months ago

      Personal integrity is absolutely necessary for personal progress, which psychologists show is a central ingredient of happiness. Progress requires knowing honestly where you are compared with where you have been.

    • Ruchita_Ganurkar5 months ago

      Living in a cocoon of falsehoods may be comforting, but it is like experiencing bliss at the end of an opium pipe: It will never lead you to the deepest kind of satisfaction. That contentment can be found only within the true version of yourself.