July 7th, 2015
Episode 87 of 473 episodes
From Further Secrets of Adulthood: Hell is other people. Heaven is other people. Ancient philosophers and contemporary scientists agree: to be happy, we need relationships. We need enduring, intimate bonds; we need to be able to confide; we need to feel like we belong; we need to be able to get support–and just as important for happiness, we need to be able to give support. Hell is other people. Heaven is other people, too. Agree, disagree?