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Finding Happiness in Patience & Subtlety

Finding Happiness in Patience & Subtlety   When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be.  ~ Lao Tzu Many years ago I started studying Tai Chi and Chi Qong with an instructor in Sacramento.  … Continue reading

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Happiness is Acceptance, Patience and Persistence

Happiness is Acceptance, Patience and Persistence If there is no struggle, there  is no progress ~ Frederick Douglas There is a specific reason for the quote I used tonight, I’m struggling with happiness.  I know, the guy who writes the … Continue reading

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Happiness is a Choice

Happiness is a Choice Today I choose life. Every morning when I wake up I can choose joy, happiness, negativity, pain… To feel the freedom that comes from being able to continue to make mistakes and choices – today I … Continue reading

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Happiness is being a good person

Happiness is being a good person A good person can make another person good; it means that goodness will elicit goodness in the society; other persons will also be good. ~ Bhumibol Adulyadej I really struggled with whether or not … Continue reading

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Happiness, Patience & Karma

Happiness, Patience & Karma Karma moves in two directions. If we act virtuously, the seed we plant will result in happiness. If we act non-virtuously, suffering results. ~ Sakyong Mipham I believe in Karma!  I don’t care how you look … Continue reading

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Happiness, Patience and Balance

Happiness, Patience and Balance How people treat you is their karma; how you react is yours ~ Wayne Dyer One of the things I’ve come to understand in my life is that the universe requires balance.  This is also talked … Continue reading

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One more lesson on patience and happiness

One more lesson on patience and happiness A friend of mine posted this on FaceBook, grab a tissue, and whether the story is true or not is irrelevant, the lesson is important.  We have talked about before, to steal from … Continue reading

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The Dalai Lama on Patience

The practice of patience guards us against losing our presence of mind. It enables us to remain undisturbed, even when the situation is really difficult. It gives us a certain amount of inner peace, which allows us some self-control, so … Continue reading

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The Dalai Lama on Tolerance and Patience

The Dalai Lama on Tolerance and Patience TOLERANCE True tolerance is a stand or a response an individual adopts in relation to a particular incident, or towards another person or event. When the individual has the ability to act in … Continue reading

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Happiness and Kindness to Others

Happiness and Kindness to Others A warm smile is the universal language of kindness ~ William Arthur Ward So today my friends I want to talk about kindness to others.  As usual, what we give comes back to us three … Continue reading

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