I just came across this quote online and I wish I knew who said it, so I could give proper credit!
“Being happy doesn’t mean everything is perfect. It means you have decided to look beyond the imperfections.” –Unknown
The philosophy is one I share. But I didn’t used to — I used to think that my happiness was dependent on how things were going around me, and how others were behaving. I was good at smiling — but the smile didn’t reflect my true feelings!
Yesterday I watched the DVD of “Planet 51” and really enjoyed it. Beneath the fun story are several lessons about learning to accept yourself and be happy! If you haven’t had a chance to see it yet, put it on your queue or rent it at your local video store.