They say that happiness is the ultimate goal of human life. It is also a fact that worldly possessions can never make you happy; it is your attitude towards external world that instigates happiness. Many great people of the world acknowledge the fact and give you a new way to look at your life.
“Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.”
Spread happiness all around since it never reduces but increases if you share it with all others. Life is too short for regrets and sorrows, try to steal happiness from each passing moment of life.
“Happiness is not something ready-made. It comes from your own actions.”
Your own actions pave the way to happiness for you. It is simply a misconception if you believe that universe bless some people with happiness. Those who work for humanity and remain kind to others get eternal happiness, which never ends.
“To be happy, we must not be too concerned with others.”
It is your life and you have a right to live it your way. An attempt to keep everyone happy around you would only give you disappointment. Do not sacrifice your own happiness just to get an acceptance from others. No one has time to pass a judgment on you. Each one has his/her own troubles in life.
“The moments of happiness we enjoy take us by surprise. It is not that we seize them, but that they seize us.”
Universe has a perfect plan for each one of us and that is much better than our own plans. You get your share of almost everything; sometimes happiness comes along with struggles and misfortune. Keep yourself positive but do not wait for a miracle since happiness lies in the happy moments of everyday life.
“It isn’t what you have, or who you are, or where you are, or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about.”
Universe has blessed us all with everything we need to keep ourselves happy for a lifetime. The desire to get something that we do not have is the biggest reason of our sorrows. Love yourself and everything you have with you.
“Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy.”
-Thich Nhat Hanh
Learn to laugh at yourself; each struggle gives you yet another chance to prove your strength. Even if you fail, you get learning that paves way for success. Live life to the fullest since nothing really matters at the end of the day.
“Love is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own.”
-Robert A. Heinlein
Love yourself and people around you, we all are sailing in the same boat. It is good to sacrifice your own happiness for the sake or others. It is your kindness and compassion for other that makes you a successful human being.
“Happy people plan actions, they don’t plan results.”
When you put the right foot forward you are bound to get success. Do not waste a lot time planning your life and it’s events. Learn to work hard towards your goals and make best use of each moment.
“Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.”
Research says that happy people are self-motivated and more productive as compare to their counterparts. You tend to achieve bigger goals in life when you keep yourself up spirit and content.
Learn to be happy with what you have since there is no one who has it all. That is the beauty of life. Having a big pile of money in your bank account does not guarantee your happiness but a perfect attitude and compassion for others sure can do that.