We watched the movie Hector and the Search for Happiness which was refreshing after thirty minutes of watching the Birdman chosen by the Academy to be the best movie. Like the Academy Awards themselves: Birdman is self-indulgent and self-absorbed. I seldom walk out of movie or turn it off, but Birdman was just way too whacky for me. I nearly choked on all the navel gazing fluff.
I had no expectations of Hector who journeys around the world trying to find what makes people happy. Here's what he discovered:
Some resonated with me, particularly #14. I've learned recently what a rare gift it is to be loved even when you are disagreeable, say stupid things and sanctimonious.
What makes you happy?