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”

Thought for the Day: Happiness is a Habit

“People do not decide their futures, they decide their habits and their habits decide their futures.” F.Matthias Alexander Like anything of significance, the realization of one’s ultimate happiness is a habit. Being happy begins with a choice but to reach the level of true, lasting, and meaningful happiness, requires habitual focus and effort. Making aContinue reading “Thought for the Day: Happiness is a Habit”