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The art of being happy

Joseph Droz

The art of being happy

by Joseph Droz

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Published by W. Darton and son in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Happiness

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsDraper, B. H. (Bourne Hall), tr
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBJ1482 .D7 1844
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25450451M
    LC Control Number09033293

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Tony Wilkinson's book is aptly subtitled 'Spirituality for Sceptics' since his work indicates with elegance and charm that one does not have to subscribe to a specific belief system or endorse a religion in order to benefit from what ancient and modern texts have to tell us about being happy/5(15).

Kirsten Sevig is an illustrator from Burlington, Vermont. The author of Striped Pears and Polka Dots: The Art of Being Happy, she also designs stationery, illustrates children’s books, and shares her work via her popular Instagram account, @kirstensevig/5(69). The Dalai Lama's statements on habits that can make us deeply happy (and thus peaceful, compassionate and ultimately better human beings) are simple, clear and true, and nousrishing as a drink of pure, clean water in the desert.

A book that can change our lives, if /5. The Art of Happiness is the book that started the genre of happiness books, and it remains the cornerstone of the field of positive psychology. Through conversations, stories, and meditations, the Dalai Lama shows us how to defeat day-to-day anxiety, insecurity, anger, and discouragement/5().

All the books by Andrew Matthews are very helpful and entertaining at the same time. Follow Your Heart and Being Happy are both excellent and between them these two books have taught me more about the important things in life than my entire schooling years and parental influence ever did/5().

Zen and the Art of Happiness is enthusiastically recommended and user friendly reading for anyone seeking to enhance their spirituality, deal with life's stresses, and improve their physical, emotional, and spiritual well-being.

--Midwest Book Review This wonderful little book shows that we can overcome the obstacles to happiness/5(). THE ART OF HAPPINESS BOOK SERIES ABOUT THE AUTHORS. RIVERHEAD BOOKS Published by the Penguin Group Penguin Group (USA) Inc., Hudson Street, New York, mental health and human well-being.

So when the book was received well by the general public, I yourself to be happy practice compassion.” The Buddhist tradition has, like many of File Size: 1MB. The Art of Being Happy. While there are thousands of ways that stress can drive you crazy thank goodness there are some real easy ways to get rid of it.

One of the simplest that I have come across and still use to this day is the power of happiness. In the course of writing my book, The Lost Art of Being Happy: Spirituality for Sceptics (Findhorn Press) I finally realised why. The book shows that living happily depends on cultivating inner peace.

It’s a very old idea, of course, but I’ve worked on the practical details as they can be applied today. Based on 2, years of Buddhist meditations mixed with a healthy dose of common sense, The Art of Happiness is a book that crosses the boundaries of traditions to help readers with difficulties common to all human beings.

After being in print for ten years, this book has touched countless lives and uplifted spirits around the world/5(76). The art of being happy isn't hard to master. It only seems like it is, when in reality, it's like going on a diet. Just like with processed foods, soda, and candy, sadness is better in moderation.

Happiness is the greens and the vegetables. Happiness is the key to being healthy, and the key to being happy is moderating your sadness. Most of us are raised to believe that in order to be considered a functional adult and to be happy, we ought to be in a relationship or at the very least to socialise on a regular basis with others.

However, we can choose to challenge these beliefs. Take small steps first. Go to a park and read a good book by yourself. Go to a movie : Jay Hill.

The Lost Art of Being is a little book about doing less and being more. Capturing the wisdom of ancient sages on how to be happy and roll with the Universe, it applies these. HAPPINESS AND THE ART OF BEING 18 Besides describing the means to attain self-knowledge by the use of terms that mean ‘self-attention’ or ‘self-abidance’, Sri Ramana also described it by terms that mean ‘self-surrender’ or ‘self-denial’.File Size: 2MB.

The Lost Art of Being Happy book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Arguing that spirituality is not about religion but abou /5. The Art of Being Happy by Joseph Droz.

Download; Bibrec; Bibliographic Record. Author: Droz, Joseph, Translator: Flint, Timothy, LoC No. Title: The Art of Being Happy In a Series of Letters from a Father to His Children: with Observations and Comments audio books by Jane Austen. If the Art of Being - the art of functioning as a whole person - can be considered the supreme goal of life, a breakthrough occurs when we move from narcissistic selfishness and egotism - from having - to psychological and spiritual happiness - being.

The Art of Being is certain to be one of the most important and sought-after works in the /5(56). Who would I recommend The Art Of Happiness summary to.

The 12 year old, who’s being teased about being religious in school, the 37 year old big city mum, who feels she needs a break from Western society, and anyone who just lost a loved one.

Learn more about the author. Read the full book summary on Blinkist. Get the book on Amazon. The book's byline "Why more or less everything is absolutely fine" promises some sort of explanation about life, but in that respect, I'm afraid it fails.

It reads like a high school dissertation - tackling a worthy subject, but with an approach that suggests the author is very clever, and the reader is a simpleton/5(). So (again and again) lounging in the library I came across this little book by the German philosopher Arthur Schopenhauer, The Art of Being Happy (through 50 rules of life).

Given my deep nature of intellectual and cultural dilettante, clear and concise structure of the book invited me to immerse myself in this beautiful text. "This book shows the reader to how to derive satisfaction from reorganizing their life.

It appeas across generations and culture as you ask yourself about your Author: Christine Kopaczewski."The Art of Being" is like a short manual on auto-analysis, meditation, focus, but it doesn't go deep into the methods.

I believe that the author is only trying to make us conscious of ourselves and present us some ways of how a human being can Not recommend reading this book unless you first read Fromm's "To Have or To Be: The Nature of Psyche"/5.The Art of Happiness, a landmark articulation of the philosophy of peace and compassion as a foundation of happiness by Gyatso, His Holiness the Fourteenth Dalai Lama, has served as a powerful guide to well-being for secular and spiritual happiness seekers alike for the past twelve years.

If you want others to be happy, practice compassion.