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Carl Jung

“We deem those happy who from the experience of life have learnt to bear its ills without being overcome by them.” –Carl Jung, psychologist, July 26th, 1875 Happy Birthday!!

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David Hume

“He is happy whom circumstances suit his temper; but he Is more excellent who suits his temper to any circumstance.” –David Hume, philosopher, born May 7th, 1711 Happy Birthday!!

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William James

“I don’t sing because I’m happy; I’m happy because I sing.” –William James, American philosopher, born January 11th, 1842

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Samuel Goldwyn/Goldfish

“When someone does something good, applaud! You will make two people happy.” –Samuel Goldwyn/Goldfish, comedian, born c. July 1879 Happy Birthday!!

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Francois de La Rochefoucauld

“We are more interested in making others believe we are happy than in trying to be happy ourselves.” –Francois de La Rochefoucauld, writer, born September 15th, 1613

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Ovid

“Happy is the man who has broken the chains which hurt the mind, and has given up worrying once and for all.” – Ovid, Roman poet, March 20th, 43 BC – 17 AD

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Happy Hanukkah!!

In honor of Hanukkah here is an image of President Truman receiving a Menorah as a gift from the Prime Minister of Israel, David Ben-Gurion (the man in the middle) and Abba Eban, the Ambassador of Israel to the United … Continue reading

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