Meik Wikingis the CEO of the Happiness Research Institute, research associate for Denmark at the World Database of Happiness, and founding member of the Latin American Network for Wellbeing and Quality of Life Policies. He is the author of the New York Times and international bestseller The Little Book of Hygge and The Little Book of Lykke. He and his research have been featured in more than five hundred media outlets, including TheWashingtonPost, BBC,Huffington Post,theTimes (London), The Guardian,CBS,Monocle,The Atlantic, and PBS NewsHour. He has spoken at TEDx and has spent years studying the magic of Danish life and what makes people happy. He lives in Copenhagen, Denmark.
“People look for retreats for themselves, in the country, by the coast, or in the hills . . . There is nowhere that a person can find a more peaceful and trouble-free retreat than in his own mind. . . . So constantly give yourself this retreat, and renew yourself.”
- MARCUS AURELIUS