International Happiness Day: Let’s Sing a Love Song

21 Mar

Choice. Freedom. Happiness.

Reflections and Nightmares- Irene A Waters (writer and memoirist)

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Happiness is essential for well-being and is recognised by the United Nations as being essential for our well-being although our society has increasingly developed a lifestyle which is isolating to people . Money and Possessions don’t make people happy. It is their connectedness to other people.

Some good tips are given in the happiness pack which I am sharing before looking at one problem — drug addiction.

People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.

__ Maya Angelou

Ten Ways to Make yourself Happy  – a GREAT DREAM and easy to remember.

Give, Relate, exercise, Appreciate the world around you, Try out new things

Direction (having purpose), Resilience, Emotion, Acceptance (of yourself), Meaning (be part of a community)

Today Take Some Action:

Do something kind for others

Volunteer your time, energy or skills

Get to know neighbours…

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4 Responses to “International Happiness Day: Let’s Sing a Love Song”

  1. sheldonk2014 March 21, 2015 at 1:16 am #

    This what I’ve been wanting for myself and family for a very long time,it’s always been my belief that a happy mind makes for a peaceful life
    Great post

  2. yprior1 April 4, 2015 at 11:52 pm #

    great reblog – and I also love so many maya quotes – but this one is a top one… “people will never forget how you made them feel” so true…..

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