Philosophy of Life Essay

1363 Words Oct 16th, 2012 6 Pages
“All that I’m after is a life full of laughter” (Life After You- Daughtry). Everyone has their own personal outlook on life. Some people feel like money and success bring them happiness, others feel like love is all they need. As Aristotle once said, "Happiness is believed to be the most desirable thing in the world..." (Aristotle) Everyone wants different things. I however, feel like you don’t need a lot to be happy in life, it’s the little things that count. Having your family and friends, and people who care about you, falling in love and having that person with whom you can disclose your trust with, helping other people and putting them before yourself, expressing your feelings and emotions, and living your life to the fullest every …show more content…
You cannot look for love, love finds you. It is unexpected and seems unrealistic, but once I encountered what love really was everything changed. All of a sudden nothing else seems to matter; your priorities, your thoughts, and your actions all become about this person. You want to do everything to make them happy, and if they are then you are to. Once you find someone who you can share anything with and who makes you feel as if you have everything in the world and you don't need anything else, thats love. That is what I think helps you reach your ultimate happiness, having that person who you can share your life with. To see other people pleased puts a smile on my face. I think everyone needs help getting through hard times and problems throughout their lives, and helping people overcome their obstacles helps me reach my ultimate happiness. Everyone goes through road blocks in their lives. Whether they are small and they don't know what boy to date, or big where they lost someone close to them, people need help making decision and going on in life. I enjoy listening to peoples problems, I enjoy putting them before myself and going out of my way to make sure the people I love and the people who need me are happy. This is what should bring happiness into everyones life. Knowing I just helped someone conquer a predicament or help them through a tough situation makes me feel like I mean something to the