Happiness Thought for the Day – October 10, 2021: Remember to share empathy for others

“But for the grace of god there go I.” This quote is largely attributed to John Bradford, an English reformer who lived in the 1500s. Not being able to fully accredit the quote to him, I shall leave it blank. No matter who spoke it, or whether we happen to believe in God, a god,Continue reading “Happiness Thought for the Day – October 10, 2021: Remember to share empathy for others”

Happiness Thought for the Day – September 30, 2021: Anger will only harms he who carries it

“The wounded person should ask himself: Is it worth filling my heart with hatred and dragging the weight of it around with me?’ – Paulo Coelho, Manuscript Found in Accra The scene of this quote from Paulo Coelho, whom I believe is the greatest contemporary fiction writer alive today, is the city of Accra liesContinue reading “Happiness Thought for the Day – September 30, 2021: Anger will only harms he who carries it”

Happiness Thought for the Day – September 29, 2021: create a ripple of happiness and joy

“What we do in life echoes in eternity.” – General Maximus / Gladiator This quote from Russel Crowe’s character in gladiator has two meanings. The first and most obvious is the notion that our decisions hereĀ  and now will have consequences that follow us into the eternal afterlife wherein we will be judged for ourContinue reading “Happiness Thought for the Day – September 29, 2021: create a ripple of happiness and joy”

Happiness Thought for the Day – September, 28 2021: Happiness for all begins within you

“What we achieve inwardly will change outward reality.” – Plutarch As much Plutarch as I have read, I am shocked that I never came across this quote until just recently. Plutarch is most famous for his histories of the Roman Empire, most notably his biographical work: The 12 Caesars. This particular bit of wisdom fromContinue reading “Happiness Thought for the Day – September, 28 2021: Happiness for all begins within you”

Happiness Thought for the Day: September 19, 2021 – Do Good Thing

“How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.” – Anne Frank Sadly, the life of Anne Frank was cut short as a result of the Nazi Holocaust. Fortunately for all of us, she was a remarkable young woman with a keen mind and was able toContinue reading “Happiness Thought for the Day: September 19, 2021 – Do Good Thing”