Happiness?

What is happiness to you?
How do you define happiness?
How do I define happiness?

Happiness isn't only about having big houses,
buying expensive cars,
being a brand-conscious,
going overseas every month.

Happiness is more than that.

Happiness is seeing your parents' smiles.
Happiness is making your family proud of you.
Happiness is causing the happy tears to roll down on their cheeks.
Happiness is loving people who love you.

Happiness is organising a charity event.
Happiness is buying ice creams for the orphans.
Happiness is donating some money you have to the homeless.
Happiness is providing good food and clean clothes to beggars.
Happiness is giving fish to hungry cats.

Happiness is sharing food with your friends.
Happiness is being there for someone.
Happiness is realising there are people who always support you.
Happiness is rising back from a deep fall.

Happiness is smiling sincerely to someone who hates you.
Happiness is when someone asks "Dah makan?" "Sihat?"
Happiness is spreading good vibes.
Happiness is creating positive auras.

Happiness is getting something more than you expect.
Happiness is strolling along the beach
Happiness is looking at the sunset.
Happiness is having leisure time.

Happiness is making yourself closer to Allah.
Happiness is saying 'Alhamdulillah' for everything you have.
Happiness is knowing Allah is always there for you.
Happiness is following His guidances and the sunnah of the Prophet of Allah.

Happiness is a never-ending list.
Happiness is everything all around you.
Happiness is easy to find.
It is up to you on how and where to find it.

There's a quote that I remember;

"Happiness is not about having what you want, but wanting what you have.

So now, I wanna ask you again.
What is happiness to you?

Assalamualaikum.

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