Popularity. Don’t think so. Not everyone wants to be popular. My grandmother, she is approaching her 80’s and she does not want to be popular. Recognition. Don’t think so. Hundreds of thousands of people are
When you utter the word “Free”, what exactly do you mean? Freedom from what? Freedom from this world? Or Freedom from yourself? We are our own masters who enslave ourselves. According to Indian philosophy, hermitage
Marriage is a logical step towards domestication which leads to organized civil governance. Marriage is simply a derivative of Economics (not love). War, for that matter is just a consequence of Economics. Same is with marriage. It is just a trade off between the participants wherein the combination is larger than the sum of its parts.
Attachments can never give you happiness. All of the things you have are physical attachments. We also have emotional attachments e.g spouse, children, profession etc which cannot give you happiness. Emotional attachments give you a sense of “belonging” and “companionship” but not sustainable happiness.
Happiness has nothing to do with abundance or lack of wealth. It is the absence of wealth and the chase which makes life worthwhile, not abundance.
Wealth is a necessity but most of us forget the fact that the chase to accumulate wealth is never ending. You will never have enough and if you give money the power to make you happy or sad, you will always be sad.