Pat’s Rules for Success and Happiness #3
These rules are what works for me- check out the first two for how I came up with ‘em. I’m listing them in no particular order.
Pat’s #3 Rule for Success and Happiness
You’re responsible for your own happiness.
This is another tough one, but, in my opinion, not as tough as #2.
In a nutshell, “if something makes you feel good about yourself, do more of that. If something makes you feel bad about yourself, stop doing it.”
Depression has been a part of my family dynamic for at least 3 generations. My father’s father, for example, had a great job with the railroad. He was a book-keeper- which, in the 1920′s and 1930′s was a very prestigious job. He had an office, wore a suit, and carried a train-timing pocket watch which I still have. Read the rest of this entry »