“I am determined to be cheerful and happy in whatever situation I may find myself. For I have learned that the greater part of our misery or unhappiness is determined not by our circumstance but by our disposition.” ~ Martha Washington

What do you do when you set an intention and so many obstacles seem to get in your way? Do you give up or keep moving forward no matter what you have to deal with?

Watch this inspiring TED Talk, and discover how 17-year-old Sam Berns diagnosed with Progeria, has created his own happiness guidelines and managed to move forward towards his intention of making his life the best it can be.


Philosophy for a Happy Life: How to Overcome the Obstacles That Stand in the Way of Your Happiness

~love, Luminita💫


Luminita D. Saviuc

Luminita, the Founder of PurposeFairy, is an enthusiastic student of the arts, psychology, and spirituality. Her acclaimed blog post, 15 Things You Should Give Up To Be Happy , was shared by over 1.3 million people on Facebook. Later on, it became the heart of her book, 15 Things You Should Give Up To Be Happy., book that was published by Penguin Random House. For more details check out the 15 Things You Should Give Up To Be Happy Book Page.

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