Think carefully about the issue presented in the following excerpt and the assignment below.
Most of us tend to find rules, limits, and restraints irritating. We want to be free of anything that limits our choices. But limitations protect us. Without limitations on our behavior, too many of us will act without regard to the consequences for ourselves, for others, and for the future. Limitations contribute to, rather than take away from, our overall happiness.
Do rules and limitations contribute to a person's happiness?
Plan and write an essay in which you develop your point of view on this issue. Support your position with reasoning and examples taken from your reading, studies, experience, or observations.
2. 审题关键词：rule, limitation, happiness
正：If all the people conform to the rules and limitations, many troubles can be prevented.
反：Rules and limitations set too many restraints to act as we want.
补：As responsible citizens, we have to take other people’s needs into consideration.