The blessed Buddha once said:
is the Highest Treasure!
Solitude is happiness for one who is
clearly sees and understands this Dhamma.
What is the proximate cause of contentment?
with others success is the
proximate cause of
Therefore: If one is always gladdened by other's success, one
will always be content!
Therefore: If one is never
gladdened by other's success, one will always be discontent!
contentment caused by an altruistic
mental state & not by external richness...
Example: Rich people possessing all the things they ever desired, can still
be very discontent!
And vice versa: Poor people not having much, can still be very content and
very much smiling!
Mutual Joy Audio Dhamma-Talk:
Rejoicing evaporates Envy and Jealousy..
Great Contentment even with almost nothing!