Older Is Wiser Is Happier According to Pew – Dave’s Diary
Don’t worry, be happy. Right? Hakuna Matata! On the surface, this may seem counter intuitive but according to a Pew Research Center study men are least happy in their 20’s and actually happiest from ages 60 to 69
Why? Older adults are better able to avoid stressful situations, which could mean they experience less negative emotions. They also appear to spend less time dwelling on the negative aspects of a situation, which leads to a greater feeling of happiness. In other words, like fine wine, we simply mellow as we age.
Too bad we didn’t know in our 20’s what we know now!