Generosity is one of the cornerstones of living a happy life.
It teaches you to give as much as you receive, if not more.
Albert Einstein must have been enjoyed the wisdom of Buddhas when he said the following.
Strange is our situation here upon earth. Each of us comes for a short visit, not knowing why, yet sometimes seeming to a divine purpose. From the standpoint of daily life, however, there is one thing we do know: That we are here for the sake of others. . . for the countless unknown souls with whose fate we are connected by a bond of sympathy.
Many times a day, I realize how much my outer and inner life is built upon the labors of people, both living and dead, and how earnestly I must exert myself in order to give in return as much as I have received.
–Albert Einstein (from Weekly Words of Wisdom chosen by Lama Surya Das)
In my way of thinking, Einstein offered much more than he received. His story is quite amazing.
He altered the way we think about the universe.
The special and general theories of relativity have changed our lives forever.
Every single person on this planet is affected by these theories.
Did you know that the timing of the GPS satellites depend on the theory of relativity? If relativity is not taken into account, they would all be out of sync.
Please share one thing that you could give away right now.