Let Dogs Remind You of the Shortness and Beauty of Life

The lives of dogs is tragically short. In this tragedy we must learn to appreciate the beauty of life in every moment, and to be happy in all things. Whether we live to be 10 or 100, life is short, and doomed to end. Make the most of it.

Perspective, the first pillar of Happiness

This post is about one of the fundamental principles of happiness. As I have done my research and reading I have come across several recurring themes that appear to play a major role in happiness and have been identified by numerous philosophies, religions, and individuals as paramount to a joyous existence. I will call theseContinue reading “Perspective, the first pillar of Happiness”

Learning Happiness from our Pets

“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”