Numerous studies have shown that happiness does not depend on material gains. Yes, material goods and financial gain, allows us to feel secure, which is a basic need, but they do not make us happier. Likewise, social status is not a guarantee of happiness. People with a significant social situation do not necessarily feel happier than others. It is positive thinking makes us happier.
Happiness is a state of being and not having
It is a deep state of mind that allows us to positively evaluate the facets of our lives, to see it on the bright side. It also bring us the sentiment of fulfillment.