Words from a Father

Husband of One, Father of Four

Tag: happiness

495. Quote: Arthur Schopenhauer on Money

“Money is human happiness in the abstract; he, then, who is no longer capable of enjoying human happiness in the concrete devotes himself utterly to money.”

—Arthur Schopenhauer

433. Change

Give kids your change.

335. Joy Internal

Things can give pleasant distraction for a time. But, take it all away and enter into silence with one question: What is left?

It must be something inside that gives joy, or even mere happiness will always be elusive.

254: Quotes: Marcus Aurelius on Good Living

“It would be a man’s happiest lot to depart from mankind without having had any taste of lying and hypocrisy and luxury and pride.”

—Marcus Aurelius, Meditations, Book IX, #2

115. Thankfulness

Start a notebook in which you list the good things that happen each day. A thankful heart is a happy heart.

68. Happiness

Very little is needed to be happy in life.

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