“Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.” Vincent van Gogh One of the most challenging aspects of self-improvement or of achieving our goals is that we set such lofty goals for ourselves but lack any plan to bring us closer step-by-step. If your goals don’t seem a little bit crazyContinue reading “Happiness Thought for the Day (September 20, 2021): Happiness is a collection of small successes”
“You are not your job, you’re not how much money you have in the bank. You are not the car you drive. You’re not the contents of your wallet.” Chuck Palahniuk / Fight Club I was having dinner and catching up with an old friend the other evening when something he said brought this quoteContinue reading “Happiness Thought of the Day: September 16, 2021 – You are not your job”
“Everyone thinks of changing the world. No one thinks of changing himself.” – Leo Tolstoy Tolstoy isn’t suggesting that we give up our hopes of ever changing the world or of leaving it a better place. The aim of everyone should be to put some sort of good into the world and to leave itContinue reading “Happiness Thought of the Day: September 15, 2021”
Desire is a contract you make with yourself to remain unhappy until you get what you want. Either make sure your desire is a worthwhile aim, or remove your desire and focus your mind elsewhere.