Tags archives: happiness

  • Over the past three issues of this newsletter I have written about “What Is Happiness?” and “How Can I Find Happiness?” (Parts 1 and 2). As I researched and wrote, I kept running into what I considered to be a problem until just today. The problem (as I saw it) was that Happiness and Joy were consid... [read more]
  • I am a sucker for Christmas movies; here in the USA beginning early in November, they begin showing Christmas movies on a certain channel. They are wonderful movies, all with a happy ending. I sit there enthralled watching these movies, and today thought to myself; “why cannot life be this way all o... [read more]
  • A few months ago we examined the question of “What is Happiness?” from the perspectives of many different individuals. Last month I researched the question of “How Can I Find Happiness?” and found considerable agreement from a wide range of people regarding the importance of these factors. But there... [read more]
  • Last month I examined the question of “What is Happiness?” from the perspectives of many different people. The answer was that Happiness is an attitude based on our thoughts, for which we alone are responsible. It is a state of being rather than of doing, and our experience of happiness is a conscio... [read more]
  • I had an interesting discussion last week with a seemingly “spiritual” gentleman who claimed to be very happy. The more we talked, however, the less convinced I became that he really is happy or that he had really even given much thought to the subject – but then, neither had I. Of course, I do beli... [read more]