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I Believe In Happiness

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 302 People

    With the backdrop of a serious day getting ready

    for Monday construction ... I was visiting my neighbor. I brought his son a simple bag of duck food and a Styrofoam cup ... so he could feed the duck too. His son is 5. He was quite happy. As I turned to go The 5 year old said to his dad "why can't he stay? I like him" It...
    MaskedRascal MaskedRascal 36-40, M Oct 13, 2014

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    I made a new friend of here last night,

    he's amazing. 😁 more people (guys) should act like him.
    LilRedFoxTail LilRedFoxTail 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 28, 2014

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    I believe everyone can be happy,

    I'll explain in my next post (it'll be a BIG one!!)
    StarryEyesKimber StarryEyesKimber 26-30, F Nov 26, 2014

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    HAPPINESS

    WE ALL SEARCH OR LONG FOR HAPPINESS, YET WE ARE WITHIN REACH, JUST PRISE THE LOCK AND LOOK INSIDE,          THERE IS HAPPINESS SMILING OR WAITING TO BE DISCOVERED.
    jophene jophene 36-40, F 2 Responses Jul 12, 2009

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    So I got a henna tattoo yesterday

    and I'm honestly in love 😍
    jenaiantoinette jenaiantoinette 16-17, F Sep 14, 2014

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    Always A Reason 2 B Happiieeeeeeeeeee :))

    no matter what u face.if u ur not accepted or have been left by ur love or totally lost dere always is a reasn 2 smile!!!BECOZ NO PROBLEM HAS THE POWER TO CRUSH THE HUMAN SPIRITu are empowered..we all are...we just need to believe in ourself....evrythn is okits enuff to accept...
    cease2exist cease2exist 18-21, F Apr 9, 2011

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    Regardless of the bad things

    or negative things that hit me or have happen too me, I am truly Blessed to find my way back to happiness :)
    Salute2MyFlaws Salute2MyFlaws 18-21, F Sep 7, 2014

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    Something Odd Showed Me This

    The other day, i was just bummed out and sunken into one of my bouts of depression then suddenly something came over me and my thoughts cleared. Somehow my brain started to unravel the mysteries in my life, to why things are happening and why everything has happened. I didn't...
    misternobrain misternobrain 22-25, M Feb 13, 2012

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    Dont Worry Be Happy!!

    As we grow up, we learn that even the one person that wasn't supposed to ever let you down probably will. You will have your heart broken probably more than once and it's harder every time. You'll break hearts too, so remember how it felt when yours was broken. You'll fight...
    EEYORE6 EEYORE6 36-40, F 1 Response Oct 27, 2008

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    Belief in happiness is the attitude of life

    for me. It's very easy to get pulled down by everything and there is nothing like special character or special attitude to get pulled downed.. So what's the point be like that ? I have choice to make out of any situation and my choice is for how do I make myself happy and I am...
    lovencare lovencare 46-50, M Jul 23, 2014

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    Believe, Believe

    This man: http://www.barryneilkaufman.com has taught me how to be happy from within myself just by deciding to be happy and NOT unhappy. It's a choice! I spent most of my life expecting or waiting for happiness to arrive from outside of me. There is reason for this which goes...
    jimrich jimrich 70+, M 1 Response Jan 28, 2011

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    Smile...

    The spirit of happiness has to be with you already to be built upon. It starts within and and spreads outwards like ripples in a pond. When you are happy the slightest thing will add, when you are sad, look to yourself, start the smile there. If you don't have the spirit of...
    AngeGardien AngeGardien 46-50, M Nov 14, 2013

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    Secrets to Happiness

      The Secret The Secret One day, one friend asked another, 'How is it that you are always so happy? You have so much energy, and you never seem to get down.' With her eyes smiling, she said, 'I know the Secret!' 'What secret is that?' To...
    livinglove livinglove 56-60 2 Responses Mar 8, 2009

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    Of Course I Do

    I have surpassed my sadness,rescuing the values inside me.I feel an extraordinary power,which came from the strengthfound in the hope and happiness!
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Sep 30, 2012

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    It is the key to all things good.

    Do what you can to achieve this ultimate goal.
    iMarto iMarto 18-21, M Nov 12, 2014

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    Life is not easy for me.

    Try to feel happy every day. Still loosing part of me. We can not share everything. But pain are getting bigger. Huge confusion between real and unreal world. Dreams are some times come true. But not always. But I believe for me it will happen. One day I will get over all of my...
    Smunai Smunai 36-40, F 3 Responses Jul 15, 2014

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    Related Experiences

    Over the last few months I've been focusing on finding more happiness within my life. Being a believer happiness is at some level a choice and mostly comes from within ones self...
    WishfulGuy WishfulGuy 46-50, M 5 Responses Jan 15

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    Happiness is not determined by what's happening around you, but rather what's happening inside you. Most people depend on others to gain happiness, but the truth is, it alwayes...
    Zelaleme Zelaleme 46-50, F Jan 4

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    (look at the picture)
    Sparklecat Sparklecat 22-25, M 2 Responses Jan 2

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    Don't live your life constricted in your actions, because of what other people may or may not think of you. That is just stupidity. You have the freedom to try new things, wear and...
    Peacepuppy Peacepuppy 22-25, F 6 Responses Jan 7

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    I feel you, like the way you feel me, we know real, it's a big deal, but folks tend to be sour like a dill, claiming it's the life of the trill, subconsciously mad because they're...
    MizzyPilot MizzyPilot 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 16

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    Happiness....we all crave it and desire it in our lifetime. What happiness to you maybe different for me. What's true is the only one that can make you happy is YOU! Dream your...
    AfanOfbigNaturals AfanOfbigNaturals 41-45, M 1 Response Jan 13

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    The chances are that you have already come to believe that happiness is unattainable. But men have attained it. And they have attained it by realising that happiness does not...
    Brendon840 Brendon840 36-40, M Jan 18

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    Smiling and Hugging - 2 very nice free gestures!The power of a hug need not to say a word its just a simple gesture that works wonders and make someone feel better! It’s very...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 14

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    Somehow I lost my happiness. I used to be fine, but I was only fine because I didn't realize that, really, I wasn't. I was sad, lonely, empty and really pretty miserable. There...
    laurisilva laurisilva 31-35, F 2 Responses Jan 20

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    Two people coming together because of another,Offering words of advice, reaching out to one another,Sharing and hopefully getting to know one another,Those are traits that build a...
    Mendmyheart Mendmyheart 46-50, F 1 Response Jan 8

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    The taste of happiness! Naturally most people crave for happiness in life, agree? My understanding of happiness is simple. Happiness is something that makes you feel good inside...
    kipross44 kipross44 46-50, M Jan 11

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    "You know what the issue is with this world? Everyone wants a magical solution to their problems, and everyone refuses to believe in magic."- Alice in Wonderland 
    NewBeginnings77 NewBeginnings77 31-35, F 3 Responses 15 hrs ago

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    I always have a feeling they exists out there in the world. I really do believe in it. I have had many encounters to there i have been haunted and scared and afraid to just move...
    navyson89 navyson89 22-25, M 11 hrs ago

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    Actually I believe intimacy is not sexual at all. I have been sexual with people with no intimacy what so ever. Conversely, I have been intensely intimate with people, actually far...
    jfar123 jfar123 41-45, M 3 Responses 11 hrs ago

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    This made me think. Am I strong? Do I feel strong? What is inner strength? Not sure I can answer any of those, but let's see what comes to mind. I know I'm not tough in a...
    justNIK justNIK 41-45, F 2 Responses 10 hrs ago

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    ANGELS  are all ourond guarding & caring for usNormally we don't see Angels just feel their presenceGod sends his Angels to protect us day and nightEveryone has a Gurdian...
    ANGELOFPEECE ANGELOFPEECE 26-30, F 10 hrs ago

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    The universe is so much as beyond measure, that I believe every person, whatever they have running in their wildest dreams, whatever action ( good or bad ) they have in mind...
    musicvideographer musicvideographer 31-35, M 1 Response 7 hrs ago

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    Why is it that so many parents these days wish to regard themselves as friends to their children? In my opinion this is wrong. I'm a mum of three, I'm not their friend I'm their...
    Hkx3 Hkx3 36-40, F 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    Life is a complicated thing. No one can prepare you for all the things you’re going to go through, sometimes you just have to learn as you muddle along. You can hope to live a...
    miryam57 miryam57 56-60, F 3 Responses Jan 4

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    ...but I don't know where to look. Everything's up in the air, I don't have any solid ground to tread on. Looking at all that's going on around me, long lost friends finding...
    cbnfvr cbnfvr 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 3

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    Guys I think I've found happiness. Do you think it's harder to find happiness or keep happiness?
    naynay3306 naynay3306 13-15, F 4 Responses Jan 14

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    It is quiete funny as .. as some writers write.. I will be happy... "When".. "If".. etc. Then when finally happy, one thinks about not losing the momment. Maybe trying to grip it...
    mirkwood86 mirkwood86 26-30, M 3 days ago

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    I was thinking the other day why can't we all just be happy? Is it because we are in competition, insecure, jealous, envious,hateful, moody, emotional or just human. I went through...
    toniyl toniyl 36-40, F 3 Responses Jan 12

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    I have just quit a job that took up my life and my happiness and am determined to find myself again. I will only do things that I love and be around people that I love. Happiness...
    gemima123 gemima123 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 13

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    Wealth brings no happiness. Man from the cradle needs many things for survival and living. From childhood Food, Clothes etc have needed. Life should be lived in moderate style, not...
    malak87 malak87 26-30, M Jan 15

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    Belly Laughs Echoes of Happiness It is easy to laugh when we feel good, but it is when the world appears dim that we most need laughter in our lives. As children, we laugh...
    anghel77 anghel77 36-40, F Jan 21

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    "I want Happiness " Remove I cause that's ego then remove Want cause that's a desire . Now all it left is Happiness :)
    Johnnystha Johnnystha 26-30, M 5 days ago

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    Over the past couple of years I went through some major changes in my life and used to feel very unhappy, until I decided that I had to do something. I took the following two...
    mattomnipositive mattomnipositive 26-30 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Having had some serious problems with career , love, and pretty much everything in my life, I've come to realise that I can't ever be a mother and that pains me. I smoke(I had quit...
    thewanderess thewanderess 31-35, F 5 Responses Dec 29, 2014

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    That I do indeed, perhaps the two people have their own spark...their spirit may not be shattered despite life's aches and pain...joys and loves, and deep dark twisty lust...it's...
    OrchidsNuBlu OrchidsNuBlu 36-40, F 8 Responses Dec 29, 2014

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    Happy new year everyone 😊 Hope 2015 finds you love happiness and good health X
    ChristmasStar ChristmasStar 36-40, F 1 Response Dec 31, 2014

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