Thursday, December 29, 2016

When Happiness Is Sabotaged By Too Many Choices

We're told that having lots of choices make us happy.  It seems that it should because people have different tastes. However, turns out that this isn't quite true.

Check out this TED talk by Barry Schwartz, who presents the conclusions of various studies that explain how too many choices make us doubt ourselves and can cause a kind of mental paralysis.

1 comment:

  1. I really enjoyed this, Ellen, thank you! Illuminating and entertaining. I shall remember to live in the moment from now. The comic strip totally cracked up. I don't think about work during sex, though, thank goodness.