Category Archives: personal happiness

Happiness and Learning from Others

Happiness and Learning from Others I’m already to learn although I don’t always like being taught                             ~ Winston Churchill Originally posted November, 2018 Everything around us … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in personal happiness | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Happiness is Photography: The Himalayas

Happiness is Photography: The Himalayas Nobody climbs mountains for scientific purposes.  Science is used to raise money for the expeditions, but you really climb for the hell of it.  ~ Sir Edmund Hillary Originally posted November, 2013 Tonight friends, photographs … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in personal happiness | Tagged , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Happiness is Floating on the Dead Sea

Happiness is Floating on the Dead Sea If you don’t love the sea, the sun, all the simple pleasures, what sort of life are you going to have? ~ Marty Rubin Originally published, February 2018 I have never been able … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Happiness is Adventure, personal happiness | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Resilience helps us be happy

Resilience helps us be happy I heard something this week that  really hit home, this is the 26th week of lockdown.  Hyperbole aside, it has been 26 weeks since we first had to shelter in place due to COVID.  I’ve … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in personal happiness | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Take a Deep Breath, Move Forward

Take a Deep Breath, Move Forward We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we’re curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.            ~ Rev Kane Originally posted August, 2019 Transitions and changes seem ever-present … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in personal happiness | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A little pause on the coast

A little pause on the coast My mission in life is to not just merely survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor and some style. ~ Maya Angelou Originally posted January, 2019 … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in 2018 Adventure, personal happiness | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

The Importance of Courage and Openness

The Importance of Courage and Openness The secret to happiness is freedom…the secret to freedom is courage.                ~ Thucydides Originally posted January, 2018 So I’ve discussed recently that I’ll soon be taking some … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in personal happiness | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Why we do what we do

Why we do what we do The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character – that is the goal of true education.                                                  ~ Martin Luther King Jr. Originally posted … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in personal happiness | 4 Comments

Simplest Formula for Happiness

Simplest Formula for Happiness            The most simple things can bring the greatest happiness                                        ~ Izabella Scorupco Originally posted February, 2019 We of course talk a lot about it, this is The Ministry of Happiness after … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in personal happiness | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Happiness is love and unconventional wisdom

Happiness is love and unconventional wisdom Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage. ~ Lao Tzu Originally posted January, 2014 So tonight friends let’s talk about love.  Recently I saw something that … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in personal happiness | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments