Massimo Pigliucci

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Massimo is a professor of philosophy at City College and at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York. His latest book is How to Be a Stoic: Ancient Wisdom for Modern Living (2017). He lives in New York.

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You’re Unhappy Because You Focus on What You Can’t Control

If you succeed in shifting your goals internally, you'll be happier, because what other people do is largely beyond your control.