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I am still determined to be cheerful and happy, in whatever situation I may be; for I have also learned from experience that the greater part of our happiness or misery depends upon our dispositions, and not upon our circumstances. Martha Washington

I am still determined to be cheerful and happy, in whatever situation I may be; for I have also learned from experience that the greater part of our happiness or misery depends upon our dispositions, and not upon our circumstances. … Continue reading

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Doubly happy, however, is the man to whom lofty mountain-tops are within reach John Muir

Doubly happy, however, is the man to whom lofty mountain-tops are within reach John Muir

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It is not how much we have, but how much we enjoy that makes happiness.

It is not how much we have, but how much we enjoy that makes happiness.

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Look for a situation in which your work will give you as much happiness as your spare time.

Look for a situation in which your work will give you as much happiness as your spare time.

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But ne’er the rose without the thorn.

But ne’er the rose without the thorn. Continue reading

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Our sweetest songs are those that tell of saddest thought.

Our sweetest songs are those that tell of saddest thought. Continue reading

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Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy.

Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy. Continue reading

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Action is the antidote to despair.

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Finally, brothers, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable…Phillipians 4:8-9

Finally, brothers, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable…Phillipians 4:8-9 Continue reading

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Pain is inevitable, but misery is optional. We cannot avoid pain, but we can avoid joy. Tim Hansel

Pain is inevitable, but misery is optional. We cannot avoid pain, but we can avoid joy.” Continue reading

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