“ One swallow does not make a summer, neither does one fine day; similarly one day or brief time of happiness does not make a person entirely happy. ”
Source: The Nicomachean Ethics
We know from daily life that we exist for other people first of all, for whose smiles and well-being our own happiness depends.
Human time does not turn in a circle; it runs ahead in a straight line. That is why man cannot be happy: happiness is the longing for repetition.
The saddest people I've ever met in life are the ones who don't care deeply about anything at all. Passion and satisfaction go hand in hand, and without them, any happiness is only temporary, because there's nothing to make it last.
Life is like topography... There are summits of happiness and success, flat stretches of boring routine, and valleys of frustration and failure.
The quality of your life does not depend on your clothes, car, or home, but on how peaceful and joyful you are