April 1, 2017

Overheard snippet — a 9-year-old boy seemingly opining on the secret of happiness.

"... those times in your life that are not awesome. That's the secret to happiness."

8 comments:

Fernandinande said...

"The face of a child can say it all, especially the mouth part of the face." -- J.H.

traditionalguy said...

A contented kid. He is wise before his years.

exiledonmainstreet said...

He is correct. It took me many years to realize that.

David said...

Glib little sucker. Annoying that he is right.

Yancey Ward said...

Quite obvious that he can only say that if he is Trump voter.

n.n said...

Peace of mind.

bagoh20 said...

I would think that anything that is the secret to happiness is by definition "awesome".

Graham Powell said...

Dead right. Also the "Wally" argument from My Dinner With Andre, which I finally watched. Wally had a memory for every block in New York City, mundane though they may be, and lived as full a life as the globetrotting adventurer Andre.