A Key To Happiness

I have found the advice given here(in the form of a poem)to be true. When we stop focusing on ourself and try to help someone else, it really does help us to feel better.

Are you almost disgusted with life, little man?
I’ll tell you a wonderful trick
that will bring you contentment, if anything can.
Do something for somebody, quick!

Are you awfully tired with play, little girl?
Wearied, discouraged, and sick-
I’ll tell you the loveliest game in the world,
Do something for somebody quick!

Though it rains like the rain of the flood, little man
and the clouds are forbidding and thick,
You can make the sun shine in your soul, little man
Do something for somebody, quick!

Though the stars are like brass overhead, little girl,
and the walks like a well-heated brick
and our earthly affairs in a terrible whirl,
Do something for somebody, quick!



3 thoughts on “A Key To Happiness

  1. thank you for sharing this… so true… may it find everyone!!! 🙂 Hope your Easter went well! Thank you for stopping in the other day!!! I shared a drawing today by my youngest… I’m pretty proud, if you’d like to check it out! ; )
    Hi Cindy. I’ll be right over.

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