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Be the Woman You Want to Be by Elisabeth Wilson, Infinite Ideas

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11. Lottery life

If money were no object, where would you live? How would you live? How and with whom would you spend your days? Use this information to produce a plan for happiness.

Winning the lottery may seem like a pipe dream but leading the life you’d have if you won may not be.

The first principle in making anything come about is to know what you want. Most of us think we know what we’d do if we came into a lot of money but really we don’t have a clue beyond ‘pay off my mortgage’ and ‘go on holiday’. Fine, but then what? Think properly about what you’d do if money were no object. I once spoke to a London cabbie about this and I really agreed with what he said. ‘I don’t understand people who go back to their normal work place when they’ve ...

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