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Has Your Inner Fire Gone Out?

Albert Schweitzer said, “In everyone’s life, at some time, our inner fire goes out. It is then burst into flame by an encounter with another human being. We should all be thankful for those people who rekindle the inner spirit.” … Continue reading

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Happiness According to a Woman of Fame

“I am determined to be cheerful and happy in whatever situation I may find myself. For I have learned that the greater part of our misery or unhappiness is determined not by our circumstance but by our disposition.” Martha Washington. … Continue reading

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Happiness According to Dalai Lama

The Dalai Lama said, ” Happiness is not something ready-made. It comes from you own actions.” This is so true. I am always amazed to run across people who think only other people can make them happy. Someone fed lies to … Continue reading

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She Says It All!

“If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it, change your attitude.” by Maya Angelou, an American author and poet. This says it all! Sometimes when we find out we haven’t any control to change something, we complain terribly. … Continue reading

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An Art To Happiness? Who Knew?

   ” The art of being happy lies in the power of extracting happiness from common things.” by Henry Ward Beecher  ( 1813 –  1887), a well know evangelist. You know this is true if you remember your childhood. You know … Continue reading

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Never, ever be happy?

” You will never be happy if you continue to search for what happiness consists of. You will never live life if you are looking for the meaning of life. ” by Albert Camus, (1913-1960) a French Algeria-born Nobel Prize winner. Remember … Continue reading

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Do you need to check yours?

I read the other that April is derived from the Latin name Aprilis…although they did say that was uncertain. Ah, even ‘they’ aren’t sure about it. To me April was always one of those months that just had 30 days … Continue reading

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Have you done it?

Are you outgoing, cheerful, have a sense of humor, do not let things get you down? Do you love life? They say March is a month where people are like that. To be honest I never noticed if people seemed … Continue reading

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AT WHAT COST LOVE?

Jo Coudert said, ” You do not need to be loved, not at the cost of yourself. The single relationship that is truly central and crucial in a life is the relationship to the self. Of all the people you … Continue reading

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HOW IMPORTANT IS HAPPINESS?

Most people think they will be happy when they get the job they interviewed for. Some people think they will finally be happy if they get married. Then there are those that think having a baby is the thing that … Continue reading

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