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Deng Ming-Dao on Happiness

Deng Ming-Dao on Happiness Let us not follow vulgar leaders Who exploit the fear of death, And promise the bliss of salvation. If we are truly happy, They will have nothing to offer. Some leaders use threats to win adherents.  … Continue reading

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Don’t forget about Beauty

Beauty itself is but the sensible image of the infinite. ~ Francis Bacon Originally posted 10/11/2020 Today, as I was struggling to figure out a topic for my Sunday night post, I did what I so often do and turned … Continue reading

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Happiness and Regrets

Happiness and Regrets Looking back, I have this to regret, that too often when I loved, I did not say so.   ~David Grayson Originally posted March, 2015 I been thinking a lot lately about regrets, we all have them.  It … Continue reading

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Happiness and Possessions

Happiness and Possessions Edit your life frequently and ruthlessly. It’s your masterpiece after all.            ~ Nathan W. Morris Originally published June, 2018 So as I get ready to embark on my upcoming adventure I first have to disconnect from my … Continue reading

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Happiness in the Simple Pleasures

Happiness in the Simple Pleasures Life is truly lived in the moments of simplicity! ~ Avijeet Das   For the last couple of years there has been a bit of a push back on the idea of seeking happiness.  You … Continue reading

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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

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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

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Happiness is a fruit tree

Happiness is a fruit tree             A life without love is like a tree without fruit ~ Kahlil Gibran Originally published June, 2014 So tonight friends a piece about my garden, specifically my fruit trees.  … Continue reading

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The Best Day of his Life

The Best Day of his Life Originally posted in March, 2012 So it’s been a pretty crappy day, my job has some political aspects to it and sometimes I end up in some incredibly difficult conversations and live those minutes … Continue reading

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Happiness is Taking a Risk!

Happiness is Taking a Risk! Happiness is the resultant of the relative strengths of positive and negative feelings rather than an absolute amount of one or the other.                          … Continue reading

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