SPIRITUAL POEMS: “A sure way to a happy day” by Helen Steiner Rice (from an older post)

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“A sure way to a happy day”

 

Happiness is something we create in our mind,

it’s not something you search for and seldom find.

It’s just waking up and beginning the day,

by counting our blessings and kneeling to pray.

It’s giving up thoughts that breed discontent,

and accepting what comes as a gift “heaven-sent”.

It’s giving up whining for things we have not.

It’s knowing that life is determined for us,

and pursuing our tasks

without fret, fume or fuss.

For it’s by completing

what God gives us to do,

that we find real contentment,

and happiness too.

Helen Steiner Rice

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5 Comments Add yours

  1. great poem…feels so good reading them…

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    1. Thank you so much dear Joshada! I am so happy to hear that this poem made you feel so good! Many blessings to you dear friend! 🙂 Amira

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  2. Such wonderful words on happiness, Amira. The picture was so cute.

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    1. Thank you so much dear Kamal!!! ❤

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      1. Welcome dear Amira👍👍👍🙏

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