Happiness Information

Happiness Information

Dont Let Life Happen to You

Don't Let Life Happen To You It is not death that a man should fear, but he should fear never beginning to live. - Marcus Aurelius (121-80 AD, Roman Emperor, Philosopher) It's hard to believe that we are nearing the end of another year.

Divining Your Life Path Number

The Life Path is determined by the sum that is arrived at after reducing your birth date by adding digits together. This number represents the traits and talents that you were born with and the probable journey you will take during your lifetime.

Helping Happiness Along

Happiness is worth helping along.The benefits of being a happy person are huge.

The ABCs Of A Great Life: J Is For Joviality

Laughter, humor, a lighthearted sense of being - all of these are an important part of a well-balanced breakfast, er, life. Without humor, there is no hope.

Getting To The Root Of Unhappiness

Many people live in clutter, emotionally eat themselves into overweight, live in debt, hate their jobs and otherwise live unhappy lives, unable and seemingly unwilling to change. Why? What do these have in common? What is the core issue? Fear, or rather an absence of love.

Happiness and the Single Person; Changing Myth Into Reality

Does the expression "single and happy" sound like an oxymoron to you? Are you weary of others (especially other singles) reinforcing the belief that singles cannot be happy? Do you find yourself always planning for the future or putting things off until you "are married and settled? Do you often have a sense that the intense feelings of happiness and joy cannot really be experienced unless you "have someone to share it with?" Do you just feel there is not enough time and other necessary resources available to the single person to pursue experiences that can bring true happiness?If the above resonates in your gut, do not despair. The following tips will offer ways to help you experience your present reality differently through changing behavior that is based on those negative (false) beliefs.

Achievement and Happiness the 80/20 Way

If there was ever a principle that was responsible for the most happiness and achievement in the world, it would be the 80/20 Principle.The 80/20 Principle or Pareto Principle was discovered in 1897 by an Italian economist Vilfredo Pareto while he was searching for patterns of wealth and income in England.

How To Be Outrageously Happy

You can be as happy as you want whenever you want. Zen masters have proven this - all you have to do is just "be" with whatever you have right now.

Design Psychology: How Our Sensory Responses to Aromas Create Happy Homes

Our sense of smell elicits strong emotional reactions and triggers powerful memories, whether we're consciously aware of it or not.Scents and FeelingsOur olfactory system sends a chemical message about the scents around us through the limbic part of our brain, which is the oldest part of our brain.

Design Psychology: How to Create Happy Homes Using Scents

Our sense of smell elicits strong emotional reactions and trigger powerful memories, whether we're consciously aware of it or not.Scents and FeelingsOur olfactory system sends a chemical message about the scents around us through the limbic part of our brain, which is the oldest part of our brain.

Clearing a Path for Happiness

In the United States, the pursuit of happiness is a god-given right and Americans have a document to prove it. But I wonder why the Founding Fathers deliberately phrased it, 'the pursuit of happiness', as if to say --- happiness in itself cannot be granted because it was, and still remains, tied to materialism.

Getting Connected

"The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance, the wise grows it under his feet." -James OppenheimToday is very special.

The Secret to Staying Centered and Happy in a Troubled World

Many of us are probably so used to crisis in the world that it has become a natural part of our mental scenery. We've grown accustomed to living in a world where acts of bitter conflict, unrest, and inhumanity are everyday things, and their constant contradiction with our essential values almost seems normal.

10 Steps to Happily Ever After

Do you know what all happy and healthy marriages have in common? In every one of them you will find two people committed to making each other happy. You will find a man who cherishes his wife and puts her needs above his own, and you will find a wife who respects and trusts her man.

Happiness Increases Longevity...Where Do We Find This Gift of Life?

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05/26/2018 10:58 AM
Finding The Meaning Of Your Life
All through existence, finding the meaning of your life is a question that follows you like a shadow. There is no escaping it as all of us feel like leaving a mark in this world at one point or another. You are not just a cosmic accident. Life is not only about existing but about living well and with purpose.
05/22/2018 10:35 AM
Path to Happiness (Be Yourself)
The key to finding happiness does not lie in the material things, pleasure or beauty. It lies within ourselves. We just need to practice daily to find it, foster it, and share it to benefit other beings.
05/15/2018 03:51 PM
If You Want To Be Happier, Raise Your EQ
Did you know that Emotional Intelligence (EQ) predicts your success and happiness far more than your IQ? In this post, you'll learn what Emotional Intelligence is, how you get cut off from it, and the first step to growing your EQ to be happier.
05/10/2018 09:49 AM
10 Little Steps to Happiness
What is happiness? Happiness doesn't mean being joyful or laughing all day long.
05/01/2018 08:51 AM
Life Is Sacred - Life Is Good
Indeed, life is sacred and life is good, and that is what I want to share it with you and its implications. The Pro-life project, which is the church's mission in protecting human life from cradle to the grave, from womb to the tomb, hinges on these truths: that human life is sacred, and the life is a supreme good.
04/27/2018 08:05 AM
Happiness May Save Your Life
There has been so much reporting of tragedy, hurt, pain, and suffering recently that I have found myself joining in the familiar mantra of gloom misery and despair that friends, colleagues all repeat on a regular basis. It now almost feels obscene to express joy or happiness anymore.
04/23/2018 12:26 PM
The Art of the Average Life
Your life should not be a sacrifice to others. It was a gift to you. Take time to understand who you are so that you can live well. Most of us determine that we are average people, the majority in a social society. Don't let your quest for betterment rob you of the happiness of being yourself.
04/11/2018 12:02 PM
Break Free From Shyness - Live the Life You Deserve
This article is about my experience as a shy person. It shows how shyness can seem like a minor thing to the outside world. It tries to explain the intense feelings experienced by shy people and how some shy people have overcome their shyness to live a successful and fulfilling life
04/07/2018 10:56 AM
Finding Contentment in a Chaotic, Confused Life
In a season of reflecting over the fiftieth anniversary of Dr Martin Luther King Jr's passing, there is a stark image presented by the man himself as he speaks to students from Glenville High School in Cleveland, Ohio, on March 31, 1968 - five days before he was assassinated. Dr King recounts a story of riding the school bus in the segregation era, having to sit on the back of the bus, the white children sitting at the front. He recalls placing his mind on the front seat and promising himself that his body would be there one day.
04/06/2018 09:49 AM
Broken Hearts - What Are The Answers For Healing?
Throughout our lives, we all experience some type of trauma involving death, betrayal, failures, or discomfort. But for many of us the most traumatic experience that will change so many facets of our lives is a broken heart. A broken heart that will lead to permanent scars that will last for the rest of our lives.
03/31/2018 08:23 PM
Joy - What Brings It to Our Lives?
The experience of inner joy is hard to put into words. How can it be true that some people experience it? Does it really come from being other-orientated rather than self-orientated? How could those who have next to nothing experience joy?
03/09/2018 10:29 AM
The Illusion Of Value
Imagine you're on a game show, and you can choose between two prizes: a diamond or bottle of water! It's an easy choice. The diamonds are clearly more valuable.
03/08/2018 07:56 AM
How to Be Happy When You Live Alone
Living alone? Ever thought you could be happy that way? It is possible! Look inside to find out.
03/06/2018 02:55 PM
How to Overcome Procrastination in a Single Stupid-Simple Step
Happiness can be a choice or a need. It depends on whether you choose to cultivate it or look outside for it. Procrastination is a hidden culprit eating away at your happiness in the moment. Once you accept that it's a state of mind and that you can choose to create it at will and with a little trick, here's what you just need to know...
03/05/2018 03:55 PM
105 Reasons I Was Grateful - In One Day
These are all reasons I was grateful recently. I hope some items on this list speak to you.
03/02/2018 08:01 AM
The Purpose of Gratitude in Mental Wellness
God spoke again recently, saying, 'Think grateful thoughts, and search for ways to be thankful, and that will busy your mind enough that it will not wander into dark places.' I said, 'Wow!' Suddenly such a revelation; to know I've thought both ways enough to know the truth.
02/20/2018 10:50 AM
Simple Steps to Everyday Life Management
Metaphysics is a complex philosophical concept that deals with the abstract and physical aspects of life. It is filled with inquiries into the self identity and experience of the external world by an individual. These two aspects of life can help shape life in a much better way than the present condition.
02/15/2018 09:55 AM
COMMITMENT! The Gateway To Happiness
When I was young, I figured happiness was something you were born with... you either had the gene or you didn't. It seemed that those who were blessed with the gift could somehow find joy in most everything they did, while others, who believed they weren't so lucky, slowly learned to quit looking, thus fulfilling their own self-prophecy.
02/14/2018 03:40 PM
Happiness Quotient
The question is, how do we define happiness? We all have different needs in our lives and when we meet those needs of ours, we find joy in life.
02/13/2018 10:12 PM
Areas Of Your Life That Are Key To Living A Balanced Life
What are the keys to living a balanced life? How can we live our life to the fullest if one or more areas of our life go unfulfilled or neglected? For example, maybe you are successful in your career. But allow your family life to suffer? Or maybe you are a very informed person. But you allow your health to wither away. To live your life abundantly, I believe there are certain areas of life you need to develop for balance in your life. Those areas would be mind, body, Belief system, career, and relationship.
02/09/2018 03:45 PM
10,000 Reasons - It's Not About the List
To find 10,000 Reasons to be grateful can seem a worthless exercise consuming so much time - probably two or three hundred hours will be invested. Nearly two full weeks of effort over a three-and-a-half-month period. But it's not about the list. Not really. The list is a means to an end.
02/09/2018 09:12 AM
On Humility
Saint Augustine says that it is humility that makes men angels. Humility is one of the hardest virtues to obtain and practice. Yet once you have learned how to practice it, your cup of joy overflows as if you've been so empty and light and the Holy Spirit of God anoints you heart to heart.
02/02/2018 09:17 AM
478 Reasons To Be Happy
These 478 reasons for thankfulness came over the first few days as I journey to identify 10,000. These are indicative that we can find one hundred reasons per day to be happy.
02/02/2018 09:17 AM
The Great Antidote to Entitlement
I honestly hate it when Millennials are attacked for being entitled. The simple fact is we're living in an entitled world. None of us, no matter our age, is immune to feeling entitled. But this article is not really about entitlement at all. It is about some abundantly grander.
01/31/2018 11:24 AM
What Drives Happiness?
It is often said that satisfaction and contentedness lead to lasting happiness. I disagree. If anything, the opposite is necessary to be happy in life. The want - the drive - to be more, do more, facilitates the actualization of an exquisite state of passion.
01/29/2018 04:12 PM
The Good News of God's Gift of Gratitude
NOTHING worthy in this life seems to come for free, but truly the best things are free. We just need hands and hearts big enough to receive and hold them.
01/28/2018 01:00 PM
What Have I to Be Grateful for?
QUESTIONS like this are a great way to start any day. Rhetorical in nature, such a question ought to make us pause and reflect. Honesty would decree an answer in the affirmative.
01/26/2018 11:44 AM
The Fleeting Nature of Happiness
Do you like feeling happy? I think that everyone likes that feeling. However, you can only feel happiness because you are aware of what sadness is. It is possible to have too much of a good thing and happiness is no exception.
01/24/2018 09:02 AM
Gratitude Is a Process
SIMPLE things can also seem elusive. Gratitude is a good example of this enigma.
01/24/2018 09:02 AM
Gratitude - License to Reframe Everything
HERE is a test. Can everything be reframed - every negative thing converted to something positive? I wonder. The jury is still out, but the verdict isn't far away.
01/24/2018 08:22 AM
22 Things God Taught Me About Gratitude
HERE is a developed list of attributes God gave me to understand gratitude better. There are sure to be one or two you may not have thought of.
01/21/2018 10:11 AM
10,000 Reasons To Be Happy - 100 Per Day for 100 Days
"You're rich in love, and You're slow to anger, Your name is great, and Your heart is kind; for all Your goodness, I will keep on singing; 10,000 reasons for my heart to find." Matt Redman's song is an anthem for so many. God ushered something into my ungrateful spirit recently - 'do 10,000 reasons!'
01/16/2018 08:23 AM
Practice an Attitude of Gratitude
Developing an attitude of gratitude is healthy for you and your family. Learn how practicing gratitude daily will help you increase happiness and decrease levels of depression, while also letting you focus more on the good things in life.
01/10/2018 11:06 AM
Achieving Happiness in the Face of Misfortune
Humanity is filled with imperfection, and we as conscious beings are aware that happiness does not simply grow on trees. No, happiness must be cultivated - like a flower, it needs water and it needs time. Each and every one of us has a struggle, but no such struggle, not matter the size should define our emotional state of being. We are capable of happiness - but for some this may take a journey of self discovery.
01/09/2018 09:51 PM
Without Ego
When reading philosophical teachings and writings, I often wonder why the body and the ego are seen so negatively, as if they somehow are antithetical to spirituality. Although ego, body and mind are not all we are, each is part, an expression of the whole self, included in our precious gifts from God, the Universe, Life, Spirit.
01/09/2018 10:22 AM
Showing Kindness and Compassion To Yourself and Others
It is a common challenge that we all face when it comes to expressing our emotions to others especially any form of love an affection to strangers. People tend to hide their emotions with the fear of being judged.
01/09/2018 09:39 AM
Who's Your Momma?
As a young man, I would always love hearing those golden nuggets of wisdom, masked in the form of clever one-liners. For instance, if my friends ever sensed I was being timid in asking for something I wanted or thought I needed, invariably I'd hear someone shout... "The squeaky wheel gets the grease man.
01/08/2018 08:20 AM
The Secret to Happiness Is to Give Happiness Away
SEPTEMBER 25, 2003, a Thursday, was the day, even in the pain of a loss I could not yet contemplate, that God gave me a gift. I was attending my eldest daughter's school sports carnival. It was only three days after my first marriage had collapsed. I was in deep pain, yet I still had responsibilities to fulfil as a father.
01/04/2018 04:20 PM
Satisfaction - How to Find and Keep It?
Lack of satisfaction with life can be caused by egoistic self-reliance and self-orientation. There is a natural illusion of the senses, called by spiritual philosopher Emanuel Swedenborg the proprium, that hinders perception of the true source of peace and happiness.
12/27/2017 08:26 AM
Never Taking Gratitude for Granted Again
TAKING life for granted is something we've got down to an art form, especially in the West. Yet, there are myriads of blessings showered upon us daily, many of which sustain our lives; that we never quite think will fade... until they do. Take a walk along the wild side and imagine the Procurer of Life doing what only He can do: God's love breathes down when our lungs swell up.
12/25/2017 03:01 PM
Are You Happy?
There has been times in my life when I have been asked if I was happy, and this has often been followed by me feeling somewhat perplexed. When I have been asked this, part of me has felt as though I should say yes, while another part of me hasn't wanted to say anything.
12/21/2017 11:06 AM
All Time Happiness Tips
Can you be happy in the present scenario, when you are forced to lead a stressful life? Is there any way out to be happy under any circumstances? Find it here!
12/17/2017 10:00 AM
How to Achieve Happiness: The First 3 Things You Need to Give Up in Order to Be Happy
These are three of the most important things you need to let go of to make room for a happier, more fulfilling life. Removal of them will decrease the stress and overwhelm you're managing in your day to day life.
12/16/2017 10:07 AM
Who Creates The Holiday You Want?
Expectations that holiday family gatherings will be filled with joy and good cheer can lead to sadness and frustration when family members are difficult. Here's what you can do to create the kind of holiday you want.
12/16/2017 10:07 AM
Are You Catastrophizing?
Do you catastrophize? Do you imagine the worst possible outcome for situations? Learn tips to shift your perspective and break this mental habit.
12/13/2017 09:31 AM
Accepting Life for What It Is and Being Happy
Everyone faces stumbling blocks in their lives, either in personal relations, or in professional life or in wealth generation or trying to make ends meet; many may not have the tools or the means to overcome these setbacks. Whenever come across problems, we try to change other people or situations and think we are making our life better? To make our life better.
12/12/2017 03:45 PM
The Secret to Happiness: It's a Choice
Happiness is a choice. Although that is true, it sure does not feel that way all the time. My dad is the happiest person I know.
12/07/2017 09:10 AM
Six Elements of Living a Happy and Fulfilling Life
Life is full of stressful situations and events. Find out some useful tips to help you live your life to the fullest. Take care of the tiny details can help you relieve stress, and overcome anxiety. Empower yourself to reach your destiny and full potential.
12/01/2017 08:58 AM
So You Want to Feel Happy?
Is happiness a goal in itself, or does it happen as a consequence of other actions or goings-on in our lives? Here are 10 points to think about whenever you want to feel happy.
11/30/2017 04:01 PM
Happiness Is A Choice - 5 Steps To Discovering Authentic Happiness And Fulfillment In Your Life
Everyone wants to live a happy and fulfilled life, however, most do not know how to do this. Here are five steps to help you create a life of happiness and fulfillment. By following these steps, you'll discover that you can achieve what you desire. Living this way is not beyond your reach.

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