The happiness you seek can be found all around you —even in a plate of soybeans.
This morning I took a container of cooked soybeans from the freezer and placed it on the deck behind my house to thaw in the sun. Twenty minutes later, passing the soybeans, I noticed that they resembled an abstract painting from 1962—a series of beige ovals trapped in white ice.
Photo by Flickr/UnitedSoybean
You must learn to build a wall around your small happiness.