By George Myerson
From the bliss of lingering in a hot mattress on a wintry weather morning, to a bracing springtime stroll via the seashore, a personal background OF HAPPINESS deals the reader a wealth of delightfully clean perceptions of the place and the way happiness might be discovered.
These ninety nine moments of happiness are prepared by means of subject matter - Morning, Friendship, backyard, kinfolk, rest, Nature, foods and drinks, overall healthiness, Creativity, Love and night - and every is via a short description and statement that units the extract in context and encourages extra reflection.
Drawing on a large and overseas diversity of literary assets - from Ptolemy to Tolstoy - George Myerson finds that small, unpretentious joys were shared through humans throughout cultures and over millions of years. He invitations us to find the happiness in our personal lives that may be chanced on right here and now.
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He pulled everything that He made out of Himself. Indeed, the beginning was in God before it began. God started start. If the Book of Genesis had started with Genesis 1:0, it might have read, “Before there was a beginning, there was God. Before there was a creation, there was a Creator. ” God did not begin when the beginning began. He was in the beginning before the beginning had a beginning. “In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God” (John 1:1). Everything in the world we know was in God before it came to be seen.
ABILITY AND RESPONSIBILITY “What lies behind you is history and what lies before you is future, but these are both tiny matters compared to what lies within you,” as Ralph Waldo Emerson said. You may not be able to change your past, and your future is yet unlived, but the present provides you with opportunities to maximize your life and the ability that lives within you. You must take responsibility for your ability—no one else can do it for you. You must take responsibility for your ability. Are you living a stillbirth life?
Imagine anything you want. There’s nothing you can imagine that I don’t already have. I need your imagination to demand it. ” Your Source/Creator Determines How You Function Revelation is God’s commanding us to demand Him to do what we know no one else can do. It’s okay to ask God for something you’ve already seen Him do; but God wants to do much more than that. God loves faith. That’s His mode of operation. It’s also yours. God designed you to operate like He does. Faith is going into the realm where you demand out of God what’s in Him that no one has seen yet.
A Private History of Happiness: Ninety-Nine Moments of Joy from Around the World by George Myerson