Tag: happiness

Spirit Leaves: Awakening Happiness

Cedric Red Feather once said to me, "Nothing has power over us, except what we give it." Other people do not hold the reigns...

The Pursuit of Happiness

Happiness is an elusive term. The more you pursue it, the more elusive it seems. It is a relative state of mind. Chris Gardner, in...

Happiness is…

Be in love with the moment and you will find and unfold happiness. Be in that moment even when misery tears you apart, and...

Find Your Passion, Encourage It!

Everyone goes through negative and positive things in their life. I believe some people have worse luck than others. There are people who deal...

How much Happiness do We Really Want?

Someone reading my book recently asked me the following: "Just how happy do we really want to be? All the knowledge we could ever...

Happiness in our Daily Lives

Happiness is one of those elusive states of mind that is defined by each and every person. And for every person who attempts to...

Happiness

A few weeks ago I was doing a contemplation on the highest aspect of God that we can know. I tried to go to...

Happiness: It’s what We make of It

One of the best ways to find happiness is to choose to be happy. There is so much power in choice! There is so...

The Art of Happiness

The state of being happy: In philosophy, happiness translates the Greek concept of eudaimonia, and it refers to the good life, or flourishing, rather...

The Art of Happiness

Happiness can't always be easily explained, but one thing it's not is a destination. Happiness is a choice of seeing the good, beauty and...

Happiness

I used to feel that happiness came from outside of myself. If someone gave me a puppy, or if I won the lottery, or...

Happiness can’t be found in the Future

In the United States, it is about life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. In our lives, we chase after happiness. If I just...

The Cost of Pleasure

Sitting in a meditation hall filled with a few hundred people in southern India, I wondered what the heck the speaker was saying. Pleasure...

Approaching Happiness with a Gentle Heart

So, what's the big deal about happiness anyway? You know, that burst of dopamine that reveals itself perhaps as a subtle tingling vibration inside...

Transforming Negative Emotions into Positive Feelings and Actions: Overview & Benefits

First of a four-part series We spend a lot of time in pain from negative emotions, such as anger, fear, hurt, worry, sadness, disappointment and...
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Reigniting Passion in Your Life

The holidays are over and the days are chilly and grey. It's easy to slip into meaningless habits and lose the spark in life....

Doing Something to Brighten up your Soul

Giving something to others when they cannot offer you anything in return gives the best feeling to your soul. This is not just a...