Happiness is a feeling we all want for yet take for granted most days. In fact, it’s only when something truly awful happens- be it a tragedy of a life-altering moment- that we begin to value the importance of a life filled with joy rather than sorrow.
Then again, some people always seem to be happier than others. But why? Do they possess a mythical key they’re not tellings us about?
Not quite. There is no key to happiness. But in their mind at least, they have opened a door where they can see everything for what it is. In the words of a well-known Greek philosopher, ‘Happiness depends on ourselves.’