Tuesday, January 3, 2012

Happiness that doesn’t depend on what happens

"Nothing makes me feel better — calmer, clearer and happier — than being in one place, absorbed in a book, a conversation, a piece of music. It’s actually something deeper than mere happiness: it’s joy, which the monk David Steindl-Rast describes as “that kind of happiness that doesn’t depend on what happens.”

 The Joy of Quiet, Pico Iyer. Article here.

No comments:

Blog Archive