Tag Archives: happiness

Courage to wear a pink tutu

It takes courage to be vulnerable. Cancer patients don’t have a choice. They are thrust into it.  Bob Carey, a photographer who loves to make his wife laugh, chose to share that vulnerability as his wife worked her way through … Continue reading

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Applaude the good

When someone does something good, applaud! You will make two people happy. Samuel Goldwyn – US (Polish-born) movie producer (1882 – 1974)  

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How to be really happy

“I don’t know what your destiny will be, but one thing I do know: the only ones among you who will be really happy are those who have sought and found how to serve.” Albert Schweitzer (1875 – 1965) – German … Continue reading

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On being yourself

“Be a first rate version of yourself, not a second rate version of someone else.” Judy Garland (1922-1969)- American actress

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Make your decisions count

“Once you make a decision, the universe conspires to make it happen.” Ralph Waldo Emerson(1803-1882)- American essayist, lecturer, and poet

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Instructions for Life by The Dalai Lama

It’s resolution time again. Here are some words of wisdom from the Dalai Lama to start out a wonderful 2011! Instructions for Life by The Dalai Lama Take into account that great love and great achievements involve great risk. When … Continue reading

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Day 91: Be nice

A person who is nice to you, but rude to the waiter, is not a nice person.  Dave Barry (1947-present)- American author and columnist

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Day 89: How to be happy

If you want others to be happy, practice compassion.  If you want to be happy, practice compassion.  Dalai Lama (1950-present) – Tibetan Buddhist spiritual leader

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Day 73: Happiness in Harmony

“Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.” Mahatma Gandhi (1898-1948) – political and ideological leader of India

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Day 69: Happiness – the key to life

“When I was 5 years old, my mother always told me that happiness was the key to life. When I went to school, they asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up. I wrote down ‘happy’. They … Continue reading

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