Meaning of There is overwhelming evidence that the higher the level of self-esteem, the more likely one will be to treat others with respect, kindness, and generosity. :Nathaniel Branden
Not that happiness is dull. Only that it doesn’t tell well. And of our consuming diversions as we age is to recite, not only to others but to ourselves, our own story.
I had to learn to live without you and I couldn’t make sense of it, because I left so much of me inside of you.
You’ve gotta dance like there’s nobody watching,Love like you’ll never be hurt,Sing like there’s nobody listening,And live like it’s heaven on earth.
We should really love each other in peace and harmony, instead we’re fussin’ n fighting like we ain’t supposed to be.
It’s a place I absolutely love and adore. I’ve missed the cut the last couple of years. It would be nice to make the cut and hopefully challenge some way or other.
The trick is in what one emphasizes. We either make ourselves miserable, or we make ourselves happy. The amount of work is the same.
I think instead [of happiness] we should be working for contentment… an inner sense of fulfillment that’s relatively independent of external circumstances.