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Happiness and the words of Thich Nhat Hanh

Happiness and the words of Thich Nhat Hanh “If in our daily life we can smile, if we can be peaceful and happy, not only we, but everyone will profit from it. This is the most basic kind of peace work.” ~ … Continue reading

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The Importance of Forgiveness

The Importance of Forgiveness Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that.  Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.  ~ Martin Luther King, Jr. So recently I had a really deep conversation with a friend.  … Continue reading

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Some happy words and images

Some happy words and images Kiss The Earth Walk and touch peace every moment. Walk and touch happiness every moment. Each step brings a fresh breeze. Each step makes a flower bloom. Kiss the Earth with your feet. Bring the … Continue reading

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Timeless Thoughts on Inner Peace

Timeless Thoughts on Inner Peace Inner peace can be reached only when we practice forgiveness. Forgiveness is letting go of the past, and is therefore the means for correcting our misperceptions. ~ Gerald Jampolsky One of my favorite sites is … Continue reading

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Happiness is Cycling in Ireland

Happiness is Cycling in Ireland A lot of fun stuff happens when you go out on a bike compared to when you’re in a car.  You’re more in the environment.  It’s enjoyable.  Even when it’s raining, it’s still fun. ~ … Continue reading

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Sometimes, Happiness is Avoidance

Sometimes, Happiness is Avoidance Happiness depends on ourselves ~ Aristotle Here at the Ministry of Happiness we have talked often about the necessity of facing your issues and dealing with them straight on. This is almost always the option and … Continue reading

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Remember, We All Want to be Happy

Remember, We All Want to be Happy Peace cannot be kept by force, it can only be achieved by understanding.       ~ Albert Einstein I don’t normally do politically oriented posts on this blog and this will likely be a one … Continue reading

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Happiness is Serenity

Happiness is Serenity Boredom is the feeling that everything is a waste of time; serenity, that nothing is.    ~ Thomas Szasz So as I’ve embarked upon my latest adventure I’ve made a stop in Monterey, CA one of my favorite … Continue reading

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Happiness at the Margin

Happiness at the Margin All experience is an arch wherethrough gleams that untravelled world whose margin fades for ever and for ever when I move. ~ Alfred Lord Tennyson So it’s been a crazy few weeks.  I’ve driven a couple … Continue reading

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Happiness, Silence, Gratitude & Looking Back

Happiness, Silence, Gratitude & Looking Back Man is fond of counting his troubles, but he does not count his joys.  If he counted them up as he ought to, he would see that every lot has enough happiness provided for … Continue reading

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