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These empty substitutes for authentic yearnings of our human hearts create inescapable cycles of striving and working harder and longer, using the same tools over and over -- tools that are actually designed not to work.
A look at competitiveness can throw some light on our behaviors. Healthy competitiveness means one does one's best in love, friendship and work. Unhealthy competitiveness means envy prevails.