Happiness and Misery
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Do not scorn the person who is perpetually happy. He does know something you don't.
If life doesn't offer a game worth playing, then invent a new one.
Learn not only to find what you like, learn to like what you find.
Realize that if you have time to whine and complain about something then you have the time to do something about it.
And when it rains on your parade, look up rather than down. Without the rain, there would be no rainbow.
We would often be sorry if our wishes were gratified.
If you suffer, thank God! It is a sure sign that you are alive.
It is by fighting and triumphing over the enemies of the Buddha that we ourselves become Buddhas.
Happiness isn't something you experience; it's something you remember.
It is not the bad times on which we should dwell, it is only poison to the mind and soul. We shall rise up after we fall, and continue to go on -- dwelling on the good, high-spirited times of our lives.
So go for the jump, and chase all your dreams.
Be good and you will be lonesome.