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11 Joyous Walt Disney Quotes Guaranteed to Inspire You to Dream Big

On December 5, 1901, a boy was born in Chicago who would draw a mouse that changed the world. Before...


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7 Things Your Favorite Type of Music Can Predict About Your Personality

Which music genre says you're more creative, and which says you're selfish? Find out here.


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10 Joyous ‘Peanuts’ Quotes Guaranteed to Improve Your Day

Charles Schulz debuted his first-ever Peanuts comic strip on October 2nd, 1950, in nine newspapers around America. 65 years and...


9 of the Most Inspiring, Powerful Quotes from Pope Francis on Climate Change

On June 18, 2015, Pope Francis releases a 184-page encyclical addressing the threat that global warming poses to our human...


4 Daily Emotions You Feel At Work and How They Can Make You More Productive

Happy? Sad? Anxious? Mad? Each emotion may be perfectly suited to improve your performance on certain types of tasks. Here's...


Roxane Gay Makes a Case for Why We Should All Quit Whining

The professor and author was the queen of complaints—until she realized what she was missing.


11 Stunningly Simple Nature Photos to Get You Psyched About Spring

Spring may be slow to sprout this year, but these beautiful photos of early signs of spring from the users...


Why Happiness Isn’t All It’s Cracked Up to Be

It's not happiness we should be striving for. It's meaning.

Get Through Hump Day: 5 Scientifically Proven Ways to be Happier at Work

If you think you have to love, love, love your job to be happy at work, consider this research that...


5 Ways to Mentally Survive Winter Even If You Really, Really Hate It

Brutally frigid winters can take a toll on your mood, but these little steps can help brighten your dreary days....


Laugh, Cuddle to Unclog Arteries? Why One Cardiologist Swears By Happy Healers

Michael Miller, MD, has seen firsthand how the power of positive emotions can help our hearts get and stay healthy....


3 Little Ways to Avoid Dreading Sunday Nights

Reclaim happy weekends by using these tactics from to avoid hating Sunday nights.


How This Chance Meeting at the Ganges Changed 5 Lives Forever

An impromptu lesson in kindness inspires one man to give an incredible gift to a complete stranger and his family....


17 Secrets of Happy Families

Happy families share some habits that make for fulfilling conversation, productive housework, and more subdued arguments.


What Children and Their Toys Look Like Around the World

Italian photographer Gabriele Galimberti traveled to 58 countries to photograph kids and their prized possessions.


The Best Life Advice Comes From the Muppets

It's not easy being green—but these wise words on life, love, and happiness will get you through the bad to...

Quick: How Does This Picture Make You Feel?

“Too often, when people walk into a museum, they secretly think, 
I can’t see the point of this,” says bestselling...


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What If Mozart Was Your Life Coach?

Born on January 27, 1756, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was a child prodigy who later became a cultural icon. Follow his...



How a Brisket Recipe Helped Make My Mid-Life Boyfriend Fall In Love With Me

Sometimes a midlife romance needs a little marinating, just like a good brisket recipe.


Believe in Luck? These 9 Ordinary People Sure Do

Coincidence? Divine intervention? A really good day? Whatever way you define luck, these people got it.

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New Research: How to Look Younger

Whether you can fool others about your age depends on a surprising mix of factors.


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Culture Digest: The Saddest Movie in the World?

Psychologists screened more than 250 of the saddest movies in front of 500 film buffs to find out which was...


Cheer Up!

17 reasons it's a great time to be alive


10 Tips for Finding True Love and Happiness

In their new book Love for Grown-ups: The Garter Brides’ Guide to Marrying for Life When You’ve Already Got a


How to Adjust to a New City You May Not Love

Millions of Americans move each year, but not always by choice. Here's how to make the most of your relocation...


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Fake Happiness Can Bring You Down

Fake smiles aren’t merely unconvincing—they can damage your mental health, says a new study in the Academy of Management Journal.