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Happiness comes from your actions.

The smallest seed of faith is better than the largest fruit of happiness. - Henry David Thoreau

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Happiness is action-based, mostly and there is no measurement index!

For some, happiness is owning a house, buying a car, buying expensive goods, going for a world tour, etc.

For some, happiness is securing good marks, getting into good colleges/universities, getting good grades, securing high salaried jobs, etc.

For some, happiness is seeing others happy.

Now, it’s entirely upon us, how we choose to live and lead our lives. 

Happiness is the highest ideal of human existence. It is the purpose of human life. Happiness is the emotion that makes us believe that life is worth living and worth fighting for. – Amarvani

How do you choose to be happy?

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