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Optimism as compulsion

One of the difficult things about sharing my ideas and experiences is that my outlook isn’t chipper.  In polite society, toeing the line of optimism is practically nonoptional. 441 more words


Quotes & Boosters On ‘HEALTH’

Health is not valued till sickness comes.

Good health is not something we can buy. However, it can be an extremely valuable savings account.

Cheerfulness is the best promoter of health and is as friendly to the mind as to the body. 66 more words



I wasn’t too sure about going down the hills this morning when I saw a man in a pickup back up the hill by my house and the snowplow screech to a stop behind him.   385 more words


The Colour of the Crocus Flowers

This picture was taken in the front garden this week.  It is full of such an abundance of colour at the moment!  The borders are full of these beautiful and fun little flowers.  70 more words


Helping us laugh again

Researchers say that children laugh around four hundred times a day, whereas adults, on average, only laugh fifteen times a day. Why is this? Do we stop laughing because we are old, or do we get old because we stop laughing? 113 more words


Happiness as an act of power

At work, I’ve become obsessed with an idea: happiness, or cheerfulness, or positivity is an act of power. I don’t yet know if I see it as an expression of power, or a way to collect power. 547 more words