I was reading this article by Minimalist in the City about FI, and towards the end of the article there was the Jobstreet link citing that almost 1 in 2 Singaporeans are unhappy at work. Right below that paragraph, is this picture and quote which I find rather confusing.

Part 1 of the quote: “I never knew anybody who was unhappy with their job and was happy with their life. It’s your sense of purpose.”

I find this part of the quote false. While SOME people equate their life to their jobs, which is also their passion and career, I feel that quite a large number of people do not equate their jobs to their lives.

Part 2 of the quote: “Now, some people can find it elsewhere. Some people can work a job and find it some place else.”

This part of the quote makes more …