Quest for happiness

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What are we looking for in our lives? In order to attain happiness we play different characters throughout our lives, and forget that we ourselves are persons at first place and that specific character at the second.

The roles change, with that we change our desires and expectations; they give us images (3)pleasure/pain, teach us a lesson sometimes and leaves us behind or at a distance. It’s difficult to carry on the roles in the same way because they grow and mature and need appropriate treatment.

Many of us while nurturing the relationships keep an eye on the growth of the person inside, but if anyone who’s lost in illusion of relationships faces depression earlier or later.  Treat yourself as a person first because that person is your life long partner.

In the quest of life we often ignore the fact that we are nearing towards ultimate reality.Image

 A pinch of Pollyannaism-

Make connections, enjoy them but never get attached…

 

This post is written for:

 Blogging from A-Z Challenge (April 2014)

&  Ultimate Blog Challenge (April 2014)

 

Picture Courtesy: Google Images

 

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8 Comments Add yours

  1. I agree, Shelly. We must find happiness within ourselves and then look for it in others!

  2. Agree with the heart warming post. Shelly. In a bid to please everyone, we are losing ourselves but we shouldn’t sacrifice our growth and happiness.
    Cheerz

  3. Dilip says:

    Beautiful post Shelly! Happiness is our true nature but we unnecessarily complicate our life!
    🙂

  4. Aditi says:

    Wonderful take on the quest! We should first find happiness within and then look for it elsewhere!

  5. People cannot make us happy. They can make us happier or take away some happiness. But ultimately we have to be happy within ourselves.

  6. Carol Graham says:

    Very well stated – a good lesson to remember.

    Carol @ Battered Hope

  7. G Angela says:

    Beautiful post ! loved it …

  8. Shilpa Garg says:

    Agree. We must truly look within and discover the changes we need to make within ourselves 🙂

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