My Favorite Inspiring Quotes
Commentary by Peter Shepherd
Happiness is fulfilling your heartfelt desires, being fully alive.
Fundamentally, happiness is appreciating the experience of life, accepting all pleasure and learning (not always pleasurable) with gratitude. And that’s a choice.
Peace, joy, health and well-being exist already within us now, if we choose to see things that way... guided by acceptance and love, rather than resistance and fear.
The tough times are what make our achievements feel so exhilarating; we need that dynamic.
Here’s some further reading on this theme...
As you plan for the year ahead, start with the Big Pieces. You’ll have your own list of specifics, but be sure to live the life you truly want. Stretch and try things. Explore and dare yourself to become the person you know you are meant to be. There’s always room for the small things, but the Big Pieces depend on you and only you can make sure they are put in place first. Continues...