Category Archives: personal happiness

We work too much!

We work too much! Regret for the things we did can be tempered by time; it is regret for the things we did not do that is inconsolable. ~ Sydney Harris Tonight I want to talk about work.  The overwhelming majority … Continue reading

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Happiness is Taking Risks

Happiness is Taking Risks The only way to find true happiness is to risk being completely cut open         ~ Chuck Palahniuk So tonight I sat down to write a post on how important taking risks is to being happy.  As … Continue reading

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We all have to stop being afraid

We all have to stop being afraid Curiosity will conquer fear even more than bravery will. ~ James Stephen Everyone is afraid There is a lot of desolation out in cyberspace, a lot of destructive language.  I mean the idea … Continue reading

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Sometimes the simplest things

Sometimes the simplest things So the other night I was dancing around the web adding to my collection of quotes about happiness when I stumbled upon this quote. Rules for Happiness: something to do, someone to love, something to hope … Continue reading

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Happiness Through Turning Inward

Happiness Through Turning Inward The outward work will never be puny if the the inward work is great.               ~ Meister Eckhart So it was a busy weekend.  I did some writing Friday night and stayed up late and decided … Continue reading

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The way things were: Remembering Vegas

The way things were: Remembering Vegas True nostalgia is an ephemeral connection of disjointed memories.                     ~ Florence King So first, I apologize for missing my weekly post last night.  I headed to Vegas a day early in order to meet … Continue reading

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Love and Happiness

Love and Happiness Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage. ― Lao Tzu Recently, I had a friend drop me a note and ask some advice related to her love life.  This … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Happiness

Thoughts on Happiness Tonight just some thoughts on happiness to give you something for your brain to chew on, picked these up from the site below: http://ankh-dum.tripod.com/AncasPersonalPage/id10.html Constant happiness can accomplish much. As the sun melts the ice, a smile … Continue reading

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Happiness: Deciding that it matters

Happiness: Deciding that it matters I prefer to be a dreamer among the humblest, with visions to be realized, than lord among those without dreams and desires. ~ Kahlil Gibran So last week was truly a terrible week, I received … Continue reading

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A Lovely Fall Afternoon

A Lovely Fall Afternoon Autumn is a second spring, when every leaf is a flower. ~ Albert Camus This evening no big lessons, no great realizations just simple gratitude over a really nice day during my favorite time of year.  … Continue reading

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