There are different routes to achieving a happy life, according to Seligman (2002).“Personally I think happiness is a complete compendium which include my state of mind which is how I feel and it involved both my physical state and my spiritual state must all be in tune (in a good form) in order for me to be fully happy.” (Appendix D, Line 031 – 035).Why it’s so hard to be happy.There are different methods to measure what makes people happy but best and common method used on this topic question is to conduct a qualitative research using a semi structured interview schedule, this method will enable the researchers to gain personal understanding of the participant’s happiest moments and also it will allow them to consider individual differ...
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You've made me an Uncle, You've made you're best man and if you can make me half the man you are today I wont go far wrong.Kevin and Lisa.Actually, being the best man is an awesome responsibility and one that I don't take lightly.The way I see it, if I am the best man, what the hell is Lisa doing with Kevin?And while you're all standing I've just got a few last things to say... Kevin, you have been a great friend and a great brother and it has been an honor to be here today.
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Your beliefs make you who you are.For example, you may believe that you just can 't seem to make it work no matter how hard you try.The news and other negative shows affect how you feel about yourself and everything around you.You may also want to surround yourself with the happiest souls on earth.In other words, they affect your happiness in a negative way.
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After being visited by three ghosts, Scrooge becomes a very happy man.After being visited by three ghost of Christmas, Scrooge becomes a very happy man full of Christmas spirit.After being visited by the three ghost of Christmas, Scrooge turned out to be an amazing man full of joy and Christmas spirit.After being visited by the three ghost of Christmas, Scrooge becomes a very happy man.Scrooge is very sad that he did not make a donation to the young boy.
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I remember waking up bright and early on a May morning to make the long 550 mile journey to Gatlinburg, Tennessee.That night seemed like any other night we had in the house; it was full of celebration and fun-filled games until we were all off to bed.On the drive down, my phone rang; it was my father telling me that my great grandparents were able to make it for the trip and were flying down from Buffalo, New York the next day.I was so happy that I got to spend a week, including my birthday, with my amazing family.I miss him a lot, some days more so than others, but I still know he will always be with me, especially on my birthday.
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Life is beautiful but not always easy, it has problems, too, and the challenge lies in facing them with courage, letting the beauty of life act like a balm, which makes the pain bearable, during trying times, by providing hope.There is no human being on Earth, strong, powerful, wise or rich, who has not experienced, struggle, suffering or failure.A person who has not encountered difficulties in life can never achieve success.Happiness, sorrow, victory, defeat, day-night are the two sides of the me coin.Similarly life is full of moments of joy, pleasure, success and comfort apointed by misery, defeat, failures and problems.
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There is no human being on Earth, strong, powerful, wise or rich, who has not experienced, struggle, suffering or failure.Similarly life is full of moments of joy, pleasure, success and comfort apointed by misery, defeat, failures and problems.Life is beautiful but not always easy, it has problems, too, and the challenge lies in facing them with courage, letting the beauty of life act like a balm, which makes the pain bearable, during trying times, by providing hope .No doubt, life is beautiful and every moment – a celebration of being alive, but one should be always ready to face adversity and challenges.There is no human being on Earth, strong, powerful, wise or rich, who has not experienced suffering or failure.
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Wither you understand or want to believe it or not the world that we live in is ran and built around the idea of how truth is and how truth should be no matter if it’s the truth in someone else I a business aspect or in a relationship with someone that mean the world to you, or if its just the truth you hold within yourselves.To have you full trust in someone is a huge thing in the society we now live in.Some people might argue that all anyone wants to do is to be happy throughout life and if they have to live a lie to be happy that should be good enough choice for them.To some people the idea, meaning, and the actions the come from the word of truth id the best way to show that who you truly are.Being true to yourself and having inner t...
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The poet is very happy with this beautiful world.” (Section-31) Here, he realizes the some living force behind all the things in the world which makes them equal.It is full of nature’s bounty.He makes it clear that his poetic voice and his realization of his true self are not two different things.He feels the realization he has, made him unique and this experience will be useful to the people who need guidance amid their turbulent lives.
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He helped calm me down repeatedly saying “breath”.I got up to go to the rest room; I was about to open the bathroom door when then I felt Tanis behind me grabbing my arm he turned my whole body to face his and I just started crying like a little baby.Happy Birthday Tanis!” Is the first thing that came out of my mouth when I woke up that morning.I took deep breaths inhale exhale .I made out this day to be larger than life; I wanted to make sure that they liked.
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And there was that feeling of acceptance.There were moments where we could laugh about the hardships we had just overcome.I had found people who did not hate me for what I wore or what I worshipped.But there were moments of happiness and laughter.There were moments where we would walk and walk and walk with no chance of knowing if we would ever truly reach our destination.
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But like most stories there is a happy ending.So this play also shows what women went though in Shakespeare’s time.He makes the wrong couples fall in love.And how it can all go wrong.The play is full of love and would be nothing with out it.
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Miss Havisham also realised the full extent of what she did to Estella and Pip.‘Great Expectations’ is a novel full of ironies, ‘cliff-hangers’, and extremity with a compelling story line that forces us to become amused if not addicted to it.We are constantly reminded that one does not have to be wealthy to be happy.Dickens is showing us that the wealthy are not necessarily happy either.She not only exploits Estella but also Pip; she pretends to be Pip’s benefactor in order to make Sarah Pocket extremely jealous.
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Nevertheless, she has recalled her younger days when she used to long for happy days in her life.And what makes me happy is the fact that I know I can achieve these things without having to experience not to eat thrice a day, or not having to take a ride in going to school, or not having to go out with friends.As A has reached the verge of her life, it has come to her mind how painful it was to have lost the husband who thought he love and later to have lost the son who he was not able to accept simply because he was gay.She has depicted a person full of idealism, full of energy and passion.Coming almost to the end of her life, she has trembled.
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Happy Graduation Day!But despite that poverty, God always give me strength, wisdom and knowledge so that I can read and write in a normal way in a happy life with all the students who were here under the roof of this covered court.This day must not be the end of everything – end of high school life, end of knowledge, end of tears, end of happiness and end of the greatest thing I had known since I wrote my full name, “Friendship”.It is not my day, it is our special day that supposed to be a day of happiness not a day of teary eyes.Now that I am standing here in front of the crowd, it doesn’t mean that I am the most outstanding student.
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More than anything else, though, I just want to always stay happy, because happiness goes a long way.A vacation once or twice a year would be great.The dream is to be able to live in a nice suburban home or maybe even a really nice apartment in the city high above the streets (even though the two are almost opposite of each other) with my husband and child(ren), and drive a luxury car.To go along with my career, I would hope that I’d be able to live a comfortable life in terms of finances.I’ve always wanted to be a Mom, and I think it would be nice if my children could have a place to come back to after they’ve gone out on their own that’s full of good memories.
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People should appreciate they joy of being blessed to be able to see the beauty around them and being blessed to see their children grow up and learn something new each day.The lyrics “I think to myself what a wonderful world” points out really it’s simple things that makes people happy, like our family and friends.One senses that Armstrong believed that good can be found everywhere, that the world is full of beauty, that simplicity is satisfying, and that a person finds happiness within.That should bring them hope and happiness.This song makes most listeners realize it’s not the amount of money, nice vehicles, or even the nice vacations that makes them happy.
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Biff:He had always really liked working with his hands.Interviewer:What did you mean when you were telling Happy that you never felt like you were getting anywhere with your life when you were working on a farm?But it was him who blew me so full of hot air I couldn’t stand taking orders from anybody for very long.Interviewer:What did you mean by, “there’s more of him in that front stoop than in all the sales he ever made”?He always put so much pride into his handiwork.
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If we grow up in an obscene environment, it will make us to be awful people.My family shaped who I am as a person and who I will become after college because of the love and hope they have shared with me throughout my life and the well-balanced meals they have taught me to make.She was so smart that she ended up taking Full AP and IB classes and was in the top 5 percent in her high school.And she sacrificed herself and her happiness to make my brothers and I happy.We didn’t really have a lot of money growing up so when my mom bought us something really expensive, I knew that she was sacrificing money that she could have used for herself but spend it on us in order to make us happy.
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When he noticed this was exactly what his father and happy would be doing he threw out the application and asked for another.Happy and Linda were in the kitchen eating lunch when he came in.Happy says to Biff.Biff began to make up false places of employment for himself.He's not a salesman and neither is Happy but Happy is just like is father and Biff fears nothing can be done to change the course of life Happy has chosen upon Willy's death.
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I will repeat myself and state that happy is how I look.The world is like my bride, who is also happy in her anticipation of the happy marriage life.I’m so happy to be here at this moment.I know that what he’s said is far from Tolle’s ideas, but he has his inner and outer purpose merged which makes him happy and helps to make others happier as well.I can also say about myself “happy is how I look and that’s all”.
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America has always been a place where you can make a life for yourself, regardless if you are poor, and live to your full potential.Everyone dreams of living the American Dream and enjoying a lifestyle of wealth, good health, and happiness.Poor people have teamed to America to get their chance at having it all with their American Dream.The idea that it is better than anywhere else in the world.To many people’s surprise, achieving this dream takes life long hard work and the will be happy with what you already have.
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Being forgetful of his own interest, he tries to be happy in the material world, centering his interests around his home, Which is based on sexual intercourse and which brings him all kinds of material miseries?Even if one is wealthy, young, beautiful, educated, famous and influential, he still looks for something more to make him happy.…Samuel Johnson Most people are about as happy as they make up their minds to be.Sometimes he is happy maintaining his family, and sometimes he is overjoyed and sings melodiously.Ex.Arjuna thought battle will not make him happy in anyways, EX.
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The determination to be happy and the determination to do better for yourself is what will make the dream of self-actualization become possible.By putting her past aside she is able to achieve this and finally reaches her full potential.The stronger a person you are, the more determined you are to make something of yourself.Jeanette and Rose Mary however both managed to become happy, regardless.And to be happy with where you’re at in life is basically achieving self-actualization.
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The author could have added another sentence to explain why comfort and happiness spreads when volunteering.I think the author wrote the paragraph well and gave details supporting each paragraph.Each body paragraph gives full details and examples to let the readers know what they do while volunteering and not guessing or confused.They explain that they have a social life but it is not the largest part in their daily life as volunteering is.When reading the title it does draw me in because it makes me wonder what volunteering the author is doing.
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To be always happy in life would be as useless as having Christmas day everyday.For myself, going hunting, fishing, driving, and being with Jodi are fun and make me happy.Doing things the hard way is how I make my way, thriving on stress and attempting the impossible.The world has come to know that being happy is better than being sad.There is no universal constant that makes everyone happy or everyone sad.
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But then she’d come back, always the same happy, carefree little girl I had come to love.Esther was without hope; without hope of recovery, without hope that could be given to her by a supportive family, and without hope of ever living a happy life.She was so happy and positive about life even though her prognosis was not good.My mother would say that my “cup was half empty” rather than half full.Ashley always reminds me to keep hope alive, and to try to remind myself to be positive, because hope for a better day is always possible.
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I think this book is telling us how lucky we have it.Love is such an important part of life and they should have been able to experience that together."The Great Gatsby" is a book full of passion.It is called the American dream for a reason.Everyone in America dreams that they could be their own person and be happy.
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There are white shutters on each window.As I continue around the house I come across three windows overlooking the entrance to the house.My dream is to live in a big detached house surrounded by a big garden full of flowers and trees.The front garden should be full of flowers, bushes and fruit trees.This small room would make me feel calm and attentive so I could focus my attention to my projects.
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I think I almost lost my voice on that day.Although the match ending in a draw which do not affect my enjoyment of the day.The area of the stadium is full with stall, stall that sold everything that connected to football such as jersey, football merchandise, teams flag and many else.After all, I back home with feeling very happy.The national anthem ends with a thunderous applause by supporters who come, and again the feel of excited strike me again.
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