Success and Happiness

The world is a small place , and people think alike. Across the nationalities , the common parameter of happiness is success. Success can be anywhere . be it in personal field or in professional field or anywhere else, it provides us delight. Then should we think that mantra of happiness goes via success. That means if one person who is successful is happy, there will be many who will remain unhappy, because success has come at cost of someone being unsuccessful, and there will be many such people who will be unhappy.

Is it possible that someone can remain happy amongst unhappy people. This is becoming a catch twenty two situation. well. let us make matter simple by saying that success is not the biggest denominator of happiness. so where from this happiness comes. is it the factors are different for different people or there is one formula for happiness which is an elusive commodity as yet.