True Happiness Lies Within You Analysis

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Imagine an eastern philosopher filling up water jugs by a river. He was serving a whole village of water so that they could take it back to their homes. One day he said he would not be there tomorrow. The residents panicked... How would they get their water? The wise man said, "When I am not here you'll see the river." (Buddhist Parable) Sometimes a barrier needs to be removed for the flood gates of our mind to open. All of which I may add is done without the effort. QUOTE: ""Realize that true happiness lies within you. Waste no time and effort searching for peace and contentment and joy in the world outside. Remember that there is no happiness in having or in getting, but only in giving. Reach out. Share. Smile. Hug. Happiness is a perfume you cannot pour on others without getting a few drops on yourself."…show more content…
To do a task and to hate that task is likely to produce a poor product. To do the same task, but be feeling happy will produce a much improved outcome. Inspirational ideas, offering gratitude and forgiveness are all the result of what happiness can bring. Wisdom it is said 'comes with age' so therefore I would suggest that happiness should do also. Each and every day we should improve our understanding on 'how to be happy' and in doing so multiply our possibilities. Happiness has a power, if we could harness that power and thrust it into our life we'd see an abundance we could never have expected. Happiness will allow a change of perspective more readily and present us with tools to solve the greatest of encumbrances. THIS IS HOW IT IS In the short term your life will not change. Certain situations and problems will continue to arise; but your improved level of happiness will simply resolve these with what appears to be little effort. When an obstacle is thrown upon your path, happiness will provide you with the energy to leap over it. Had you been sad you would have collided with the
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