Happiness and Misery
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We would often be sorry if our wishes were gratified.
If life doesn't offer a game worth playing, then invent a new one.
Learn not only to find what you like, learn to like what you find.
Realize that if you have time to whine and complain about something then you have the time to do something about it.
So of cheerfulness, or a good temper, the more it is spent, the more it remains.
Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not.
And when it rains on your parade, look up rather than down. Without the rain, there would be no rainbow.
There is no excellent beauty that hath not some strangeness in the proportion.
To live a perfect life, you must ask nothing, give nothing, and expect nothing.
Live each day as if it were the last day of your life, because so far, it is.