This article is an extract of chapter #6 in Karl Moore’s best-selling book, “The 18 Rules of Happiness”.
“If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.” – Dalai Lama
We’ve all felt it.
That spark of happiness which ignites within us whenever we do a good deed for someone else.
We hold open the door for the elderly lady behind us, and she returns the favor with a loving, grandmother’s smile. You bring a box of chocolates into work for no particular reason, and get the warm attention of all your colleagues.
The truth is that doing things for other people really makes US feel great!