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Happiness consists not of having, but of being; not of possessing, but of enjoying. It is a warm glow of the heart at peace with itself. A martyr at the stake may have happiness that a king on his throne might envy. Man is the creator of his own happiness. It is the aroma of life, lived in harmony with high ideals. For what a man has he may be dependent upon others; what he is rests with him alone.
—David O. McKay, Pathways to Happiness (via observando)
The mind. This is be
Make the most of every moment. Get excited about every little thing. Why not? Why not have your wonderful moment of excited anticipation? Why not be happy NOW? This is my greatest challenge, but something I’m pouring my heart into: learning how to enjoy what I have, right here, right now. Every moment is precious and although sometimes I struggle to see it, I see it more and more every day.
—Bethenny Frankel (via observando)
My mom taught me this and I am so thankful for her insight
You have power over your mind - not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength.
—Marcus Aurelius, Meditations (via observando)