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Happiness : the art of living with peace, confidence and joy / Douglas A. Smith.

Smith, Douglas A. (Author).

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781461956754 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 1461956757 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (171 pages) : illustrations.
  • Publisher: Columbus, Ohio : White Pine Mountain , 2014.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Available through EBSCO
Formatted Contents Note:
Sunrise from White Pine Mountain -- The long ride home -- A blank calendar -- 27 students, 20 letters and a new purpose -- What it means to be happy -- Making peace with the past -- Facing the future with confidence -- Living in the present with joy -- All the ways I went astray -- Simplicity on the far side of complexity -- The five things -- The one thing -- Call me Mr. Lucky.
Summary, etc.:
The author recounts his journey to better understand and practice the skills of happiness : Forgiveness, gratitude, faith, optimism, flexibility, openness, doing now what I am doing now, honoring mind/body/spirit, being altruistic, thinking with abundance, mastering our stories, finding purpose/meaning, and cherishing relationships.
Source of Description Note:
Description based on print version record.
Subject: Happiness.
Conduct of life.
Quality of life.
PHILOSOPHY / Ethics & Moral Philosophy
Conduct of life.
Quality of life.
Genre: Electronic books.

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