Category Archives: The Wisdom of Children

Happiness is the Wisdom of Children

Happiness is the Wisdom of Children The soul is healed by being with children ~ English Proverb I’ve always found that in addition to the pure joy of just hanging out with them, children can often teach us something profound … Continue reading

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Happiness & Children

Happiness & Children So tonight a little tour around the web and a look at happiness and children, what we can learn from them and how children impact our happiness ~ Rev Kane 18 things children can teach us about … Continue reading

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Deng Ming-Dao on Laughter

Deng Ming-Dao on Laughter Hilly village lanes, Whitewashed sunlit walls. Cerulean sea. The laughter of children. No matter where in the world you go, no matter how many languages are spoken, and no matter how many times cultures and governments … Continue reading

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Happiness and Children

Happiness and Children Keep me away from the wisdom which does not cry, the philosophy which does not laugh and the greatness which does not bow before children.              ~ Kahlil Gibran So recently the Rev had a wonderful opportunity I … Continue reading

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Happiness and Love

Happiness and Love Love is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own ― Robert A. Heinlein, Stranger in a Strange Land Each week I look for inspiration throughout the week for my Monday … Continue reading

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Happiness and a simple, hokey good morning

Happiness and a simple, hokey good morning Ok friends this morning we are admittedly going to get more than just a little hokey.  But every once in awhile you need something a little simplistic, childlike and sweet to kick off … Continue reading

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Happiness & Being Child-like

Happiness & Being Child-like Jumping for joy is good exercise.  ~ Author Unknown It’s never too late to have a happy childhood.  ~Berkeley Breathed Good morning friends, first off today please read the title of this post carefully, Happiness and … Continue reading

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Afghan Children’s Circus

 This is a double post with my other blog, zdeaconblue.wordress.com but I thought I would share it on both sites because its so damn cool. Saw this group on a story on CNN a few weeks ago and really dug … Continue reading

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Happiness Requires an Open Mind

Happiness cannot occur if you spend all of your time being negative and looking down on others. Finally, I think it is also important, no matter how much faith you have in science, to understand there is still magic in the world. Children understand this and it is important to remember that children are often much happier than adults, it is easy to write that off only to their lack of responsibilities, but I believe there is more to it than that, that there is a certain wisdom in the way in which children view the world.
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The Wisdom of Children

I thanked that little girl for what she did for me and I walked on to my office. I still hurt, my heart was still broken but that little girl had done me a magnificent service. The lesson I took away from that meeting was that sometimes the greatest wisdom can come from a child. So my friends don’t forget to look to the little ones when you need an answer. Continue reading

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