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How to live a life of contentment

The society and culture that we are born in had propagated this narrative that whatever a person has in life cannot bring about the state of contentment, they explain that the only way a person can reach to this state of mind is for them to work harder in life until they reach the target set by society. But in reality, this type of belief or thinking can only bring about disillusionment and dissatisfaction within the lives of these individuals.
All individuals at some point in their lives are confronted by some form of turmoil, confusion, frustration, sadness, depression, and hopelessness etc. especially when they are faced with suicidal thought.

In the dictionary, contentment is defined as "the state of being mentally and emotionally satisfied with things as they are" although this definition might sound as if it is easy to achieved but, to most individuals it seems totally impossible. Contentment can be linked with the concept of a person being happy and living a satisfac…