If philosophers are asked, "What makes people happy (eudaimonic)?", why do they

If philosophers are asked, "What makes people happy (eudaimonic)?", why do they

If philosophers are asked, "What makes people happy (eudaimonic)?", why do they sit around and speculate on what should make people happy, instead of walking out into the street and checking people out? "Hey, are you happy? If so, tell us why!"

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