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Royal Road to Happiness VI

“Unhappiness is the hunger to get; Happiness is the hunger to give. True happiness must ever have the tinge of sorrow outlived, the sense of pain softened by the mellowing years, the chastening of loss that in the wondrous mystery … Continue reading

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Royal Road to Happiness V

“Happiness is the voice of optimism, of faith, of simple, steadfast love. No cynic or pessimist can be really happy. A cynic is a man who is morally near-sighted, โ€“ and brags about it. He sees the evil in his … Continue reading

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Royal Road to Happiness IV

What are the conditions necessary for happiness to flourish in your life? As we’ve considered, happiness comes not as a result of the perfect arrangement of things, people or circumstances, instead, happiness comes as you unselfishly dedicate your life to … Continue reading

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Royal Road to Happiness II

“Happiness has a number of under-studies, โ€“ gratification, satisfaction, content, and pleasure, โ€“ clever imitators that simulate its appearance rather than emulate its method. Gratification is a harmony between our desires and our possessions. It is ever incomplete, it is … Continue reading

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Doing Your Best VI

“And Moses was an hundred and twenty years old when he died: his eye was not dim, nor his natural force abated.” ~ Deuteronomy 34:7 No matter how old you are at this moment, you should be in the prime … Continue reading

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Doing Your Best V

“The honest, faithful struggler should always realize that failure is but an episode in a true man’s life,–never the whole story. It is never easy to meet, and no philosophy can make it so, but the steadfast courage to master … Continue reading

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