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Nir Eyal

Get comfortable with being uncomfortable

7 mins | Jun 20, 2022
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Struggling is key to a fulfilling life. Today's world is a comparative utopia in stark contrast to how our ancestors lived for thousands of years. However, the evolutionary traits we developed make us ill-suited for the world of comfort we've expected over the past 100 years. Nir Eyal discusses how hedonic adaption makes us discontent, and if we want to push ourselves to reach our full potential, then we have to experience a little adversity.
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