# Happiness is a Choice #

Friends.

Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work. And the only way to do great work is to love what you do.

If you haven’t found it yet, keep looking. Don’t settle. As with all matters of the heart, you’ll know when you find it.” — Steve Jobs

One businessman was working very hard, struggling it out.

Someone ask that businessman, — why are you working so hard, sir ?  What do you want ? …

he said ,– I have launched this new corporation. I wish to make it a success.

Is that all ? why do you wish to make it a success ?

He says – By virtue of that I will earn a few million dollars.

So, you want money in that case ?

It is not merely the success of the organization that you have established.

That is a means for the money you will earn from it.

So please tell me then,– why do you want money ? He asked the businessman.

Why do I want money? It will help me get the things of the world — he replied.

What kind of things, sir ?

He again said — 5 kind of things .. things to touch, things to see, things to smell, things to hear and things to taste..

God has given us all 5 senses. And we want the objects of these 5 senses. The whole world is a subject of our five senses.

So, in that case, money is also not the final goal.

Money is only the means to get the things of the world.

Let us ask the question again… why do you want these 5 kinds of things ?

Looking to the stranger, that businessman said –Why do I want them ?  They will give me happiness, peace, calm, joy,  .. there are so many names .

That means you  want ultimately happiness ?.

Yes, That is right .

For  the sake of happiness, you wanted the objects of the senses ?

Yes,  Very correct..

And for the sake of the objects of the senses, you wanted money.  That is right .and for the sake of money, you wanted to make your business a success.

Very correct ..

And for the  sake of making the business a success, you were working so hard ?.

That is right .

So, the entire chain, where did it end ?

In happiness.

What does a person want ?

Ultimate happiness..

Yes , everybody working hard to achieve happiness..

But the question is how to find happiness …Someone send Beautiful quotes about happiness..

  • Nothing and no one can make you happy until you are happy with yourself
  • Learn the value yourself, which means the fight for your happiness.
  • The only thing that matters the most is your happiness.
  • Be happy… Enjoy every moment of your life, life is too short to waste on Grudges, laugh when you can, apologize when you should..|
  • Watch your thoughts; they become words. Watch your words; they become actions. Watch your actions; they become habits. Watch your habits; they become character. Watch your character; it becomes your destiny.”— Lao-Tze
  • I cannot control life, and I cannot control you. When I see that life will take care of itself, I have no need to control them and happiness can be felt.

One of the biggest things was that we use to ignore what was right for me. We looked outside for the answers. We desperately looked to friends and society to tell me how to live my life happily.

But what I realized that no one really knows how to live a happy life. Some seem confident, but they don’t really know.

It is the fact that even the happiest of people go through dark times.

When I began noticing what I felt drawn, I do the thing what felt right for me at that moment. I drawn myself in drawing & painting and things began to change. Yes, always listen to inner feelings.

Buddha says that the secret of keeping both mind and body healthy is not to grieve for the past, nor worry about the future, but live in the present wisely and honestly.

But how much do we live in the present ? We can not live for long time , If you can live then try it and see. your mind and body both will be fine.

You will not be troubled by worrying about the future nor will you cry about the sorrows of the past, but keeping yourself and enjoying the present will give you true joy and happiness..

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BE HAPPY….BE ACTIVE….BE FOCUSED….BE ALIVE…

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25 replies

  1. To Thine Own Self be True: Ronald Reagan.

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  2. Good analysis. Truely speaking that aim of life is to get happiness.

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  3. Nice post on how to enjoy life .

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  4. Love the message. It’s all about being at peace with yourself before you can go and try to tackle the world. I believe in the same message too. Thanks for this meaningful post!

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  5. Reblogged this on Retiredकलम and commented:

    Life affords you the opportunity to live a life full of Happiness.
    You choose either to be happy or miserable,
    It takes the same amount of effort..

    Like

  6. Wow you learn me how to enjoy life

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