The Path to Happiness Is Straightforward

Happiness is not a happenstance, not a coincidence. It is a state of being, our natural state, which is released when we shed our negative thoughts, beliefs, emotions, and behavior. But how do we shed these impediments? The answer is by becoming the person we want to be. We can guide ourselves to becoming that … Continue reading “The Path to Happiness Is Straightforward”

The Secret of Happiness: A Grateful Heart, Looking and Asking for what We Want

Richard looked into the eyes of his son and said, “If someone you knew were to give you a million dollars, and tell you to spend it anyway you want, what would be the first thing you would buy?” “That’s easy,” his son replied, “I’d buy a Thank You card!” After the performance, a little … Continue reading “The Secret of Happiness: A Grateful Heart, Looking and Asking for what We Want”

Happiness: Make the best of everything

Happiness is a magic word and a magic state of mind. Everyone wants to be happy: young and old, rich and poor, successful or unsuccessful. Show me a person who does not want to be happy! The million dollar question is this: Who are the happiest people in the world? Is there a prescription for … Continue reading “Happiness: Make the best of everything”

H.A.P.P.I.N.E.S.S. Is not a Happenstance

Happiness is not a happenstance, not a coincidence. It is a state of being, our natural state, which is released when we shed our negative thoughts, beliefs, emotions, and behavior. But how do we shed these impediments? The answer is by becoming the person we want to be. We can guide ourselves to becoming that … Continue reading “H.A.P.P.I.N.E.S.S. Is not a Happenstance”

Life Expands or Contracts in Proportion to Our Joy

Enjoy yourself — it’s later than you think. Does that sound like a frivolous statement or the title of a whimsical song? Not to Socrates (469~399 BC), for that was one of his teachings. Although life may have been shorter then, his words are equally valid today. He wasn’t suggesting that we should party all … Continue reading “Life Expands or Contracts in Proportion to Our Joy”

Can You Be Happy Leading A Life Of Mere Existence

So many people will not be happy or feel confident until they reach a certain financial status, a certain element of success, a certain level of power. They are not happy “in their own skin” – just by being alive. There is a story from one of the talk shows a few years back. It … Continue reading “Can You Be Happy Leading A Life Of Mere Existence”

Key to Happiness

The Real Key To Happiness, Peace of Mind, and Massive Success by: Rick Miller Do you know the secret that allowed 100% of the world’s wealthiest people to become successful? Amazingly though, even if you read all their books, attend their speeches, or even ask them in person, you’ll probably never discover the one true … Continue reading “Key to Happiness”