The real democratic American idea is, not that every man shall be on a level with every other man, but that every man shall have liberty to be what God made him, without hindrance. ~HENRY WARD BEECHER, Proverbs from Plymouth Pulpit
Despite living in one of the most economically prosperous countries in the world, research has shown many citizens of the United States of America are not particularly happy. Where does the disparity lie?
Has progress and our American life style choices driven us to work too many hours just to consume? Is it our lack of using leisure time to enjoy nature leaving us feeling unfulfilled? Is it the breakdown of societal norms or a disengagement with the spiritual? What do you think?
If you could change one thing in your life that would make a world of difference where would you begin?