Aura E Martinez

A lot of people have asked me this question and I respond back by asking them several questions and I wait for their response and that ends up being my answer. In other words, I ask them “Can you see? Can you hear? Can you walk? Do you have your health? Do you have your family?” If the response is “yes” to all or most of these questions, then I tell them they have everything to be happy.

I think what happens to us is that we don’t stop for a moment to reflect on all the beautiful things that we have and we are not grateful for having the basic things in life. We tend to be unhappy for the things we don’t have. We live for the future and not the present. We sometimes live for others in order to appear as something that we are not instead…

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