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I"d rather be right than happy!

Theresa M. Benjamin

I"d rather be right than happy!

The perfect formula for failure!!!

by Theresa M. Benjamin

  • 378 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by T.M. Benjamin .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Interpersonal relations,
  • Transactional analysis

  • The Physical Object
    FormatUnknown Binding
    Number of Pages147
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9891826M
    ISBN 101889943002
    ISBN 109781889943008
    OCLC/WorldCa40601767

      people would rather be right in their relationships than loved. See I say that anywhere in your life that you're unhappy I'll bet that RIGHT THERE, YOU'RE BEING RIGHT.   As Ed pointed out, the quote is ironic. Douglas Adams was a very witty man, and he loved irony. That aside, it raises a valid question. It goes right along with asking, "Is ignorance really bliss? And if it is, is it worth it?" I would answer suc.

      Would you Rather be Right or Happy? Burge. Ap This week, I want to ask you – Would you rather be right or be happy? We’ve talked about this many times in the Healing Forest and in workshops, but the question still remains. When we look at that question in the bigger sense of failing to participate, isn’t your happiness so.   Being Happy is a state of mind as well as a relative term. depending upon various parameters like friends, family, relatives, monetary status, social position, working environment, colleagues and many more. One can stay Happy even if these ess.

      “I’d rather be right than be president,” he said, famously, during an Senate debate, which his critics (he had many) attributed to sour grapes, a sentiment spoken only after he’d been Author: Gilbert King. I'd rather have bad times with you, than good times with someone else. I'd rather be beside you in a storm, than safe and warm by myself. I'd rather have hard times together, than to have it easy apart. I'd rather have the one who holds my heart. whoo-oo-oo-oo yeah. And then I met someone. and thought she could replace you. we got a long just fine.


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One of my favorite things to live by is that I’ve learned in business, and in life, that I’d rather be happy and successful, than be right. “I’d rather be happy than right” is a quote from a husband of one of my couples. Being happy in a relationship beats winning.

He’s addressing the issue of dogmatism in relationships. Dogmatism is about being right, whether it’s about a fact, perception, or memory. Regarding facts, there are contradictory facts in the world. Would you rather be right or be happy. [ ] Leave a Comment and Let's Talk.

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The truth is we want to be right in the moment (because of our habit and reactive mind) more than we want to remember to choose the rational and wise option! The “doing mind” (thinking without fully experiencing the moment as it is) will just have us reacting, as a way to avoid failure.

We both were happy: me to move on from the conversation and her to hear me say she was right. Ahhh, much better! I’d like to note here that it’s not the best idea to always tell your children that they’re right. If you did, you would be robbing them of the opportunity to develop their own belief systems and learn that they’re worthy and.Yet hatred, anger and resentment do not a happy person make.

I am reminded of the question: Would you rather be right or happy? Unfortunately, many of us have chosen to be right over being happy. We've chosen hanging on to our grudges (after all we were "right" and "they" were wrong) rather than forgive, let go, and move on.