“How Can I Be Happy and Successful?”

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First, make sure to eat crunchy peanut butter instead of creamy. Second, do not pin your emotions on an external source.

A few months ago, I received a letter from a publisher.

It began: “Dear Author,”

That didn’t feel very good.

Why did I send a letter to the publisher? Because I wanted to put a book together.

Why did I want to put a book together? Because I love to write.

Why can’t I write without a publisher?


I am living the ideal version of my life this very second.

  • I get to write this post to you.

What do you get to do every day? Nobody else on this planet can make you happy and successful. You make you happy and successful.

“As a man thinketh, so is he.”

I believe I am happy. I feel successful. Therefore, I am both of those things. The reason I feel that way is not based on my life’s potential, but of its present. No additional fame or money required.

Whatever else happens is icing on the cake.

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— TB

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An optimist who writes. www.toddbrison.com/infinite-ideas

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