If you asked an eight-year-old version of me to list all the things I loved, it might have looked something like this:. I think most of us know this intellectually—that pride in our work can be more valuable than what it buys, for example. The ability to overcome hardships and appreciate what I already have instead of wishing I had more. Ivy Lokojarvi. The ridiculous things my dog and cats do. They live in the moment and enjoy being alive, and it reminds me to do the same.
Rachel Campbell. That I am someone who makes a real difference in the world. Marlu A Soria.
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Lorna Goodman. Darla Shanti Serafina. The beauty of it. No matter how bad things get, there is always something beautiful to keep us going forward. Noel Knights.
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Creating abundant joy is what I love most about life. Shyloh Robinson. Manda Keifer.
The fact that nothing is permanent. Marcia Johnson. All the free things like air, fresh water, kisses from my love, a hug from my daughter, learning from other people, observing nature and smelling flowers. Sarita A. Small moments of enlightenment that show you the path towards being a more fulfilled and compassionate human being. Jacky Casumbal. Being at peace. Kylie Alyce Popejoy. Lori Deschene is the founder of Tiny Buddha.
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Our ability to empathize. It allows us to connect and support each. Heather Fulton 6. Rachel Campbell 7. Marlu A Soria 8. Caleb Davis 9.
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My children being healthy and happy. Angelica Ortega Lorna Goodman The ones who never give up on me. Li Maddocks Positive and creative people. Vicky Agnew Darla Shanti Serafina The love and support of my life partner.
Diane Delude Being alive and happy at this moment because is the only thing that exists. Indi Pa Affecting people without realizing it. Mike Love Noel Knights All the funny people. Neelie Echelon Michele Oliver Majo Bustamante The unexpected things.
That every moment in life is a chance for a new beginning. Vanessa Powell Shyloh Robinson The diversity that everyone brings to the table.
Andy Clemenko Trying new things. Karen Gallion-Biggers The amazing way the universe can materialize just what you need.
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Allison Seals McGee Lisa McConnell Second chances. Shari Ouillette Freedom of choice! Denise Robinson Everyday is another chance to get it right. Jan Bu Seeing small plants start to bud and grow. Erin Anderson Manda Keifer