To Be Happier, Focus on What’s within Your Control

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"God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, courage to change the things I can,  and wisdom to know the difference. "


This is the Serenity Prayer, originally written by the American theologian Reinhold Niebuhr around 1934, and commonly used by Alcoholics Anonymous and similar organisations. It is not just a key step toward recovery from addiction, it is a recipe for a happy life, meaning a life of serenity arrived at by consciously taking what life throws at us with equanimity.

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