Happiness is a mental or emotional state of well-being characterized by positive or pleasant emotions ranging from contentment to intense joy. A variety of biological, psychological, religious, and philosophical approaches have striven to define happiness and identify its sources. Various research groups, including positive psychology, endeavor to apply the scientific method to answer questions about what "happiness" is, and how it might be attained. It is of such fundamental importance to the human condition that "life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness" were deemed to be unalienable rights by the United States Declaration of Independence.
Posts about Happiness
  • A Video is Worth a Thousand Words

    … with their results, expressed their happiness with the firm, and have a great presence – meaning they are well spoken, generally not shy, and have a story to tell. Hire a Videographer Smartphones can handle a lot of the heavy lifting when it comes to photographs and videos. Most of the time, shooting social media video yourself is a perfectly acceptable option…

    Stacey E Burke Blog- 15 readers -
  • What Happens to Your Pension and 401K During a Divorce

    … to Your Pension and 401K During a Divorce How Is Your 401K Split Following A Divorce? One major question following a divorce comes in regards to the splitting of your 401K. Your 401K could very well be the most significant asset in marriage, so splitting it in the most ideal way holds crucial for your happiness with the process. However, many do…

    The Law Office of Jeremy Howe- 12 readers -
  • Co-Parenting: The New Norm After a Divorce

    … You’re going through a divorce. You are angry and hurt, and you want what is best for your children. What can you do? Co-Parenting is an option, but exactly what is co-parenting and what does it entail? Co-Parenting In Co-parenting, both parents work together, in cooperation, while maintaining responsibilities that are shared and equal. However…

    The Law Office of Jeremy Howe- 15 readers -
  • “Banks Pump Up”? So Do Whistleblower Lawyers!

    … sledding for Wall Street remains to be seen. Whistleblowers in the United States, however, are entitled to bring their own actions directly in the name of the government. Our False Claims Act is unique in the world. Even if the government refuses to prosecute, whistleblower actions can usually be prosecuted privately. If you have inside information…

    Due Diligence- 15 readers -
  • What You Need to Know About Custody as You Start the School Year

    … that says Father gets every Tuesday and Wednesday night, and Mother gets the kids all other nights. Well, what happens if on a Tuesday morning the child needs to come home from school early? Which parent is responsible for leaving work to pick the child up? The answer to this question isn’t always easy. A good family law attorney will ensure…

    Brasier Law- 29 readers -
  • Animal Abuse Laws in Texas

    …, safety and happiness of their animal friends, some people engage in behavior that can only be described as abusive. When animal abuse occurs in Texas, law enforcement can get involved. A person who is convicted of animal abuse may be subject to very severe legal penalties. Read on to learn more about the laws regarding animal abuse in the state…

    Matthew Sharp/ The Law Office of Matthew D. Sharp- 21 readers -
  • Independence Day Message for Whistleblowers

    … the whistle on mistreatment of British prisoners of war. If the Continental Army under George Washington secured our freedom from tyranny, it remains the duty of our armed forces today to keep us safe from external threats. These folks are certainly heroes who should always be thanked. (Special thanks to you Dad, a World War II P-51 pilot, ace…

    Due Diligence- 37 readers -
  • Why Your Law Firm Should Throw An Event

    … lucrative client base with beta testing, surveys, and more, be careful to stay focused on them and their happiness. Fun ideas for client appreciation include getting custom cowboy boots made, racing luxury sports cars on a private racetrack, and a nice dinner in a private dining room with appropriate entertainment. Events Are Fun, But Events Are Work…

    Stacey Burke/ Stacey E Burke Blog- 41 readers -
  • Helping Friends at Thanksgiving

    … clients with quality representation and compassion as they are going through tough times. We are also mindful that many people will spend the Thanksgiving Holiday alone and or under the heavy weight of depression and anxiety. The depression that these folks endure is amplified because they see other people enjoying happiness and time with loved…

    Bradford Botes/ Bond and Botes- 36 readers -
  • Online Reviews For Lawyers

    … injury lawyer, the clients were generally the happiest on the day they received their money; therefore, that timing provides a great opportunity to capitalize upon their happiness. I know that many lawyers will find it challenging to hit clients up for a favor, but it must be done. You are not taking advantage of them or asking them to do anything wrong…

    Stacey Burke/ Stacey E Burke Blog- 27 readers -

    … another way of saying we are taxing you for your own good. “Happiness? A good cigar, a good meal, a good cigar and a good woman – or a bad woman; it depends on how much happiness you can handle.” – George Burns In the Declaration of Independence, Thomas Jefferson made his famous statement of a peoples’ inalienable right to “life, liberty…

    Prince Law Offices, P.C.- 8 readers -
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