Focusing solely on money may lead to emptiness and depression. This is according to Dr. Alice Vlietstra, who tells us that the research shows that community and a deeper sense of purpose are more important than money when you're searching for the "good life".
A more balanced approach to your life may be the answer. Take every opportunity to enjoy each day and seek out new experiences. Knowing what you do want in your life becomes easier when you see the contrast of what you do not want.