True happiness is of a retired nature…

True happiness is of a retired nature, and an enemy to pomp and noise; it arises, in the first place, from the enjoyment of one’s self, and in the next from the friendship and conversation of a few select companions.” ~ Joseph Addison

This quote reminds me the importance of being centered and comfortable in yourself, and how sharing that with a few people can enrich and expand that sense of being profoundly happy.

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