Ambition is good. The desire to improve and grow is perhaps the fundamental reason for being. But unchecked ambition, ambition without a why or end is sure to end in unhappiness. For someone always wanting more there is never enough.
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Here we highlight some of the most critical concepts discussed thus far.
When creating happiness, we must remember that circumstances often lie out of our control, but that true happiness is found in our attitude, perspective, and behavior.
I recently introduced the first in my series of posts on what I am calling Pillars of Happiness. Each pillar represents a concept fundamental to the realization, experience, or attainment of happiness. The intent is to introduce a new pillar every week or so, but this depends largely on my ability to properly articulate myContinue reading “Pillars of Happiness: Gratitude”
“Always hold fast to the present. Every situation, indeed every moment, is of infinite value, for it is the representative of a whole eternity.” — Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Yesterday I was reminded, not for the first time, that we have much to learn on the subject of happiness from our pets. My pet experienceContinue reading “Learning Happiness from our Pets”