That there is something externally you have to do in order to experience happiness. You say to yourself that once you are done with your education, you can be happy – no more exams, hurrah! Or once you have found the love of your life, got the job of your dreams, the perfect body or… Read more »
Popularity. Don’t think so. Not everyone wants to be popular. My grandmother, she is approaching her 80’s and she does not want to be popular. Recognition. Don’t think so. Hundreds of thousands of people are perfectly okay without any recognition and they do not want themselves to be “Recognized” Wealth/Power Certainly not. There are a… Read more »
You own nothing. You don’t own money. Money owns you. You work for the money, money doesn’t work for you. You don’t own the house. The house owns you. You have to work, earn and pay the mortgage to buy or keep the house. If you don’t, the house will replace you with a new… Read more »
Attachments can never give you happiness. All of the things you have are physical attachments. We also have emotional attachments e.g spouse, children, profession etc which cannot give you happiness. Emotional attachments give you a sense of “belonging” and “companionship” but not sustainable happiness.