Posts tagged: happiness is a choice

Making the Right Choices Can Make All the Difference When it Comes to Being Happy

In one of my first posts on this blog, I went over the concept of happiness being a choice. It can be difficult to accept and apply this concept at first, because it runs counter to what most of the world believes. We are taught that we have to do all sorts of different things, and live our lives a certain way if… Continue reading

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The Advantages And Disadvantages Of Being Selfish

Popular opinion states that being selfish is a bad thing and that you should avoid it at all costs. Yet many people have become very successful while being selfish (including some of the people that say being selfish is wrong). In this article I will take a look at some of the advantages and disadvantages of being selfish, as well as tell you about an important decision you can make… Continue reading | 2 Comments

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Monday March 29th, 2010 in , , , | 2 Comments »

The Greatest Gift

This holiday season many gifts will be given. The gifts you give and receive will provide a measure of happiness and contentment, for a little while at least. The greatest gift, however, can not be bought.

The greatest gift you can ever receive is the presence of good, caring people in your life that love and support you.

When you give the same gift of love and support… Continue reading

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Friday December 25th, 2009 in , , , | No Comments »

Happiness Is a Choice

So many times in life we make our own happiness conditional. Something has to happen first, or we have to obtain some material thing we’ve been wanting before we give ourselves permission to be happy.

“If I could just get a boyfriend/girlfriend, THEN I’d be happy.”

“Once I get a promotion, then I can buy that new car and I’ll finally be happy.” Continue reading

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Sunday July 26th, 2009 in , , | No Comments »