money can't buy happiness

money can't buy happiness

Wealth and material goods will not bring long-term happiness. The high rate of depression among lottery winners proves that money can't buy happiness.
See also: buy, happiness, money
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Bo Derek said: "Whoever said money can't buy happiness didn't know where to go shopping.
While money can't buy happiness, it certainly lets you choose your own form of misery.
Anyone who says money can't buy happiness has never been divorced
They say money can't buy happiness, but studies show perhaps being grateful can.
Jane said: "Money can't bring you love, can't buy you friends money can't buy happiness.
But, if Kay Mellor's ratings-winner is to be believed, money can't buy happiness - few of the characters in this drama seem to have had long-term joy from their windfall.
Who says money can't buy happiness (or at least job satisfaction)?
Nevertheless, the most recent findings in happiness research generally vindicate the wisdom of novelist Gertrude Stein: "Whoever said money can't buy happiness didn't know where to shop.
THE over-arching background theme to Buy Nothing Day is the belief that money can't buy happiness.
Whoever said money can't buy happiness simply didn't know where to go shopping.
So while we ordinary folks pray that our paltry pensions stay intact and our 401(k)s don't implode, we console ourselves with the bromide that money can't buy happiness.
THE notion that money can't buy happiness is popular, especially among Europeans who believe that growth-oriented free-market economies have got it wrong.
Without fail what seems to occur almost on cue is individuals answer by saying: "Of course not, money can't buy happiness and love for example.
I think it must be true that money can't buy happiness.