Counterfeit happiness

Image via.true joy1If marriage is what makes you ultimately happy then there would be no divorces in the world.

If drug or alcohol is what makes you happy then there would be no rehab centers to heal destroyed lives of people around the world.

If fame is what makes you happy then there wouldn’t be headline stories in our magazines and newspapers of celebrities who died because of drug overdoses because they were looking for the next high.

If beauty is what makes you happy then beautiful women wouldn’t be filling up clinics for more plastic surgeries long after they’ve reached societies ideal standard for beauty.

Often times the enemy offers us counterfeit joy and temporary high’s that leave us happy for a moment, but always make us want something more.

He makes us believe that what we need is to look more attractive, be more popular, have more money…

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