Being sensitive and responsive to human need creates genuine and lasting happiness, while such kindly attitudes safeguard the soul from the destructive influences of anger, hate, and suspicion. – The Urantia Papers (140:5.16)
Ok, so ‘genuine and lasting’ happiness can only be found when we are aware of and service other people’s needs! Would you agree?
Taking care of ourselves, our needs, finding our own life meaning etc., is all fine and dandy, but according to this quote long term and real happiness is found only in serving others…
Reminds me of an oft quoted phrase: ‘Living for a cause greater than yourself’
What is that cause you were meant to serve?
Recommendation: Way of the Peaceful Warrior
One thought on “Lasting happiness…”
nice! i’m gonna make my own journal
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