The opposite of a snob is your mother

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“The next time you see someone driving a Ferrari don’t think this is somebody who’s greedy, think this is somebody who’s incredibly vulnerable and in need of love.”

After receiving this kind gift from a friend I was quite intrigued if not burning with curiosity to see what is the perfect design, the architecture of happiness is. On some research on Alain de Botton, the author of this intriguing book, i found this rather tragicomic TED talk on success, failure, self and other personal goods. You may want to watch this one:

What do you think of Alain’s theory?

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