We’d all be way more content with our lives by implementing some (or all?) of these points from Bryan Caplan.

All the points are worth a discussion, but this one jumped out for me:

“Emotionally distance yourself from people you personally know who aggravate you. Don’t purge anyone – that causes more trouble than it saves.  Just accept the fact that you aren’t going to change them.”

What would you add?

Here’s the article.