Visual Notes: The Secret to True Happiness

Seneca and Will Durant writing about the secret to happiness. Two interesting characters from different periods of human history and situations. Seneca says, True happiness is to rest satisfied with what we have. While on the other hand, Gladly I surrender myself to love and parentage! says Will Durant. I was inspired to make a […]

Seneca on Secret to True Happiness

It’s very rarely you come across a philosopher whose words of wisdom are practical and actionable. Lucius Annaeus Seneca is one such great writer who cares for the mortal man and his actions. I have been reading ‘Light from Many Lamps’ by Lillian Eichler Watson. Seneca was one of the first persons I thought I […]

The 1-step guide to greatness: Choose pain

The dedication to greatness doesn’t come because of the joy the achievement gives. It (joy/ happiness) is only an aftereffect. But it is your ability to bear the pain and misery of work – is what brings greatness. Yes! You should learn to love the pain – to love the misery.¬†For it is in that […]