How Much Will It Take To Make You Happy?

Neal Pollard Well, according to a London survey, it takes--for the average person--about 1.5 million dollars to make one happy.  One NBC analyst says that by knowing you make more than the Joneses next door, you are likely to be quite happy.  As usual, we give our thanks to the experts. Are they better informed … Continue reading How Much Will It Take To Make You Happy?

Conquered The World And Left It With Empty Hand

Neal Pollard Somehow, it has come down through the ages that Alexander the Great made this dying request, that he should be buried with his hands outside his coffin so that all his subjects could see that despite all the riches he had accumulated in life that he left the world empty-handed.  Artists through time … Continue reading Conquered The World And Left It With Empty Hand

Happiness (POEM)

Neal Pollard What do I need to make for joy? To beat those troubles that annoy? Can it be bought or taken from others? What would I get if I had my druthers? Would I find it in possessions, investments, land? A car that's new or a house that's grand? That perfect someone to make … Continue reading Happiness (POEM)