Insight

Living Gratitude: A Taproot of Happiness

A Universal Life

 

 

 

“If the only prayer you said in your whole life was, ‘Thank you,’ that would suffice,” a maxim first voiced by mystic Meister Eckhart, has held true through the centuries.  Why should this simple act mean so much?  Expressing gratitude works wonders.

Gratitude reminds us to recognize good people in our life.  They range from loved ones to those that render a kindness to a stranger.  Treasuring goodness in every form brings more of it into our experience.

Gratitude turns bad things into good things.  Having problems at work?  Be grateful to be employed and serving others.  Challenges keep life interesting, enhance judgment and strengthen character.

Gratitude reminds us of what’s important.  Being grateful to have a healthy family and friends, a home and food on the table puts smaller worries in perspective.

Gratitude reminds you to say, “Thank you.”  Call, email or…

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