l loved this article on HAPPINESS by Janice Yap
Everything we do is in the pursuit of happiness the quesiton of course is will you know it when you arrive at your destination!??!!
As we embark on this quest to be continuously happy in our lives, we first got to answer this question…what is happiness?
From the Merriam Webster dictionary, you will find the following definitions.
- a state of well-being and contentment
- a pleasurable or satisfying experience
From the dictionary, it just describes what happiness feels like. However, the things which bring about happiness in each of our lives could be very very different.
These are some of my favourite quotes on happiness which I find gives the word more depth, as we dig deeper to find the roots of happiness.
Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present. – Jim Rohn
Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting whatyou get. – Dale Carnegie
Happiness is a butterfly, which when pursued, is always just beyond your grasp, but which, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you. – Nathaniel Hawthorne
Many persons have a wrong idea of what constitutes true happiness. It is not attained through self-gratification but through fidelity to a worthy purpose. – Helen Keller
Family and friendships are two of the greatest facilitators of happiness. – John C. Maxwell
As we can see, happiness are brought about by different situations, things, people in our lives. What is your own
definition of Happiness?
Do share with me!
Sent with Love