Choosing Now to Be Happy: Why the Conditions Are Never Perfect

“Do you have the patience to wait until your mud settles, and the water is clear? Can you remain unmoving until the right action arises by itself?” ~Lao Tzu I don’t know why, and I don’t know when it exactly begins, but somehow, we are socialized to believe that happiness depends on the stars aligning, and we subscribe to the notion of a happily-ever-after, whereupon life is supposed to be smooth sailing. It sounds ridiculous just saying it out loud, but yes, we do this. I’m guilty. If we could only get into this school, have that job, find a … Continue reading Choosing Now to Be Happy: Why the Conditions Are Never Perfect