Key to life

When I was 5 years old, my mother always told me that happiness was the key to life.  When I went to school, they asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up.  I wrote down ‘happy’.  They told me I didn’t understand the assignment, and I told them they didn’t understand life. 

–John Lennon

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  1. Sherry says:

    How true is that? That’s the only thing that eventually matters.

  2. Love it Now says:

    Wow, so well said, I love this quote

  3. This is one of my absolute favourite quotes. So many people in the world are so bent out and stressed on living, they fail to see what truly makes them happy.

  4. Reblogged this on Chasing Illusions and commented:
    Happiness.

  5. Graham says:

    Great quote right there. The world could do worse than heed some of John Lennon’s values…starting with listening to the lyrics in “Imagine”.

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