William Von Hippel

An American professor of psychology at the University of Queensland, Australia, William Von Hippel has devoted much of his academic career to exploring the social hypothesis. His findings and experiments have been published in peer-reviewed journals, and his research on topics such as inhibition, aging, risk-taking, self-deception and persuasion has been covered in outlets including CBS, ABC, The Atlantic, Huffington Post, Forbes, Harvard Business Review, The Guardian, Fox News, BBC, NBC, NPR, Discovery Channel, Financial Times, Self, TIME, The Boston Globe, Salon, and New York Magazine. He lives in Brisbane, Australia.
Displaying stories 1-1 of 1 in total
Tight cluster of multi colored spheres on high key white background
Wisdom//

Why Aren’t We Always Happy?

by William Von Hippel

Sign up for the Thrive Global newsletter

Will be used in accordance with our privacy policy.

Thrive Global
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

We use cookies on our site to give you the best experience possible. By continuing to browse the site, you agree to this use. For more information on how we use cookies, see our Privacy Policy.