Mar 13, 2016
The quest for happiness and staying positive is fraught with
sadness and negativity, yet the existence of those things is
exactly what it takes to experience the totality of a fulfilling
life. You can't always be happy, and you wouldn't even know what
happiness is if you didn't have the contrast of sadness. At the
same time, if your life is full of hardship and pain, maybe
happiness never arrives. Then what?
Also, today's Ask Paul, I receive a letter from someone who doesn't believe she knows how to, or even deserves, happiness. Whenever she gets around family, she becomes "small" and is afraid to show them her new and improved self: The one who's had all this personal growth and development. She's afraid to move into that space so she stays the fearful child she always felt around them.
Family is the hardest part of personal growth. Learn what it takes to be the real you in front of them in today's show.
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