Updated: Desire versus Gratitude: Which is dominant in your life?

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Xkeken Cenote, Mexico
Photograph by John Stanmeyer, National Geographic

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Let us take stock, how many things are we grateful for and how many things do we desire?
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What dominates our waking moments, desires or gratitude?
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Fact: Less desire and more gratitude is optimal!
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How much time do we spend on each endeavor?
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How much emotion is involved with desire, with gratitude?
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Do we feel loss when certain desires go unfulfilled?
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Are we missing things, small mundane things that warrant gratitude, thankfulness?
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All the sages say that gratitude leads to giving, more compassion and a happier existence.
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3 responses to this post.

  1. with this
    i’ll aspire
    to desire
    more gratitude 🙂

  2. Please let me know the impact that has on your life

  3. Posted by Jennifertem on September 15, 2017 at 8:22 pm

    “If the only prayer you said in your whole life was, “thank you,” that would suffice”

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