Is It Better To Give or Receive? A Scientific Look at Altruism (Video)

Posted by on October 6, 2015 in Sci-Tech, Science with 1 Comment

Source AsapTHOUGHT

It’s a pretty common belief that getting something we want makes us happy, but it could be that on a scientific level, we are actually wired to enjoy giving to others more than to ourselves.

Related Article: Why Giving Freely Increases Your Wealth & Abundance

The arguments for and against the existence and explanation of altruism have waged for centuries. In this video, the guys from ASAP Thought (and ASAP Science) take a look at how humans are wired for altruism.

Their conclusions may surprise you – and make you want to be a lot more altruistic.

But if any of us become more altruistic for selfish reasons (like to feel better), does it still count as altruism?

Related Article: Opportunism or Altruism – Which will you Choose?

Enjoy this video and decide for yourself.

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  1.' Lessons Taught By Life says:

    ““Remember, if you are criticizing, you are not being grateful. If you are blaming, you are not being grateful. If you are complaining, you are not being grateful. If you are feeling tension, you are not being grateful. If you are rushing, you are not being grateful. If you are in a bad mood, you are not being grateful.”
    -Rhonda Byrne”

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