The Dalai Lama, when asked what surprised him most about humanity, answered, “Man. Because he sacrifices his health in order to make money. Then he sacrifices money to recuperate his health. And then he is so anxious about the future that he does not enjoy the present; the result being that he does not live in the present or the future; he lives as if he is never going to die, and then dies having never really lived.”
Here’s to finding little ways to live with joy every day — with or without a laughing camel.
Apologies for lack of photo credit — this is one of my pinterest pins and the source page has since been deleted.
If I find the source, I’ll post. But clearly (and regretfully) this is not one of mine.