I think the one that is key is the last one. If we expect less in LIFE in general - from others, as well as NOT feeling so "owed and entitled" ... perhaps instead focus on giving... how can we be filled with worry and hate? Our heart and minds would then be where they should ideally be. Thoughts, Life, Happy, Simple Rules, Wisdom, Happiness, Things, Living, Inspiration Quotes
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“I urge you to please notice when you are happy, and exclaim or murmur or think at some point, ‘If this isn’t nice, I don’t know what is’.”- Kurt Vonnegut
And i believe on a happy day like today, we can still feel a little sad, and that's life isn't it?
Is not being happy the ultimate aim for everyone. These helpful rules will certainly contribute toward that end.
What does this statement mean to you? What, if anything, does it reveal about its author? Small group discussion. Conclude by having students write their response on a post-it.They read their brief statement upon posting it.