THOMAS MERTON – ON HAPPINESS

young stars flaring to life resemble a glittering fireworks display in the 25th anniversary NASA Hubble Space Telescope image, released to commemorate a quarter century of exploring the solar system

 

“My opinion is that you never find happiness until you stop looking for it. My greatest happiness consists precisely doing nothing whatever is calculated to obtain happiness; and this, in the minds of most people, is the worst possible course.”

Thomas Merton ~ The Way of Chuang Tzu

 

Thomas Merton playing bongos - photo by Ralph Eugene Meatyard

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