Happiness is a Gift

August 5, 2011

We are taught that suffering is one promise that life always keeps.
So that when happiness comes we know it is a gift,
and it is ours only for a brief time.

– spoken by U Aung Ko, a character in the movie Beyond Rangoon

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One Response to “Happiness is a Gift”

  1. Suze said

    I remember when I first heard this line and what a deep impact it had on me. It has never left me.

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