Scientists at Cornell University conducted the study. The results showed that if the choice is to stand between happiness and money, most people will choose the money. Want more details?
The study involved 2.5 thousand people. They were asked to choose the option that is more like it.
Quiet operation with annual earnings 82 $ 500 and the opportunity to sleep 7.5 hours or a job with a salary in the amount of 150 000 $ and 6 hours of sleep daily.
What do you think, what were the results?
Most of the respondents chose the second option, though, and commented as follows: “Such a stressful lifestyle will bring difficulties into my life. And maybe it will make me less happy. I hope the money will balance all“.
Some explained this by the fact that they are ready to sacrifice their own happiness for the happiness of his family, who need extra money.
And some believe that a good career and expensive purchases can bring happiness.