Happy Over The Good Fortune

“One of the sanest, surest, and most generous joys of life comes from being happy over the good fortune of others.”

Realize that True Happiness Lies Within You

“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 perfume you cannot pour on others without getting a few […]

Joy is What Happens To Us When We Allow Ourselves to Recognize How Good Things Really Are

“Joy is what happens to us when we allow ourselves to recognize how good things really are.”

Plenty of People Miss Their Share of Happiness

“Plenty of people miss their share of happiness, not because they never found it, but because they didn’t stop to enjoy it.”

Entertaining Yourself, Pleasing Yourself, Connecting with Yourself, Being Yourself, Enjoying Yourself, Loving Yourself

“If we were standing in your physical shoes, that would be our dominant quest: Entertaining Yourself, pleasing Yourself, connecting with Yourself, being Yourself, enjoying Yourself, loving Yourself. Some say, “Well, Abraham you teach selfishness.” And we say, yes we do, yes we do, yes we do, because unless you are selfish enough to reach for […]

You Are Right When You Think, Money Isn’t Everything

“You are right when you think, Money isn’t everything. You certainly do not need money to have joy in your experience. But in your society—where so much of what you live is tied to money in some way—most of you associate money with freedom. And since freedom is a basic tenet of your being, then […]

A Very Good Career Choice Would be to Gravitate Toward Those Activities…

“A very good career choice would be to gravitate toward those activities and to embrace those desires that harmonize with your core intentions, which are freedom and growth—and joy. Make a “career” of living a happy life rather than trying to find work that will produce enough income that you can do things with your […]

The Basis of Your Life is Absolute Freedom

“The basis of your life is absolute freedom, the goal is joy, and the result of that perfect combination is motion forward, or growth. Your goal is to find objects of attention that let your cork raise.”

It Is Possible to be Happy and Joyful Most of the Time

“It is possible to be happy and joyful most of the time. You just have to look at little children and see their natural joy. You may say that little children are free and don’t have anything to worry about, but you are free too! You are free to choose worry or to choose joy, […]

Joy is What Happens to Us

“Joy is what happens to us when we allow ourselves to recognize how good things really are.”