~Leo TolstoyHappiness is never stopping to think if you are.
~Henepola Gunaratana (Bhante G)
As people spin faster and faster in the pursuit of merely personal happiness, they become exhausted in the futile effort of chasing themselves.
Introduction Happiness is probably as the old topic.
"I don't think this has happened here yet," said Alexandra Watson, a happiness coach. "The culture of money and fame is still peaking here. There is evidence of people wanting it to change, but we are usually behind the US by a year or so in terms of trends."
Despite the differences in reasoning and motivation, all four texts demonstrate the natural tendency of humans to give into desire in pursuit of happiness....
Happiness should depend on different people.
But if true happiness is in fact achievable, it will be attained only when we are one with ourselves, with what we produce, and with the people that surround us....
Jackson BrownIt’s pretty hard to tell what does bring happiness.
Happiness is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace and gratitude.” -- Denis Waitley Many people believe that happiness is simply a state of well being; to me, happiness is much more complex.
2013."The CW Source." : One Tree Hill: The Secret of Happiness.
One can gain happiness from simple pleasures of life, such as receiving a kiss from a three-year old, to advanced pleasures, such as a happy marriage or a successful career....
The road to happiness is a personal journey.
There are a number of attributes that correlate with happiness: relationships and social interaction, extroversion, marital status, employment, health, democratic freedom, optimism, religious involvement, income, and proximity to other happy people.
Happiness doesn’t necessarily have a clear-cut definition....
Because the concept of happiness is complex and hard to measure, many people believe that happiness is mysterious, elusive, and totally out of their control....
~Eleanor RooseveltHappiness is a direction, not a place.
The practice of virtue, both intellectual and moral, is required to condition the soul into the state of ultimate excellence, and thus to obtain happiness....
Happiness is the ability to make one’s life full of joy and success.
Myers and Ed Diener propose the article “Who Is Happy?” which present aspects of happiness, a theory that recognizes adaptation, cultural world view, and personal goals.