"The good life is built with good relationships". How much value do we attach to building good relationships? What makes a happy life? We are taught that if we get rich, become famous or attain great success in our career or business we will be happy. That is only true to come extent. If you achieve these goals at the expense of building good relationships, you may end up lonely, depressed, unhappy and unfulfilled in life. Good relationships keep us happier and healthier. It takes deliberate efforts to build and maintain good relationships. If there is one thing you must invest in, it should be the skills to build and maintain good relationships. The Harvard Study of Adult Development may be the longest study of adult life that's ever been done and the clearest message that we get from this more than 75-year study is that - good relationships keep us happier and healthier!
Good relationships are what you need to go after to have a good life not fame, wealth or high achievement.