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David Steindl-Rast:
Want to be happy? Be grateful

TEDGlobal 2013 · 14:30 · Filmed Jun 2013
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David Steindl-Rast: Want to be happy? Be grateful
14:30 · Filmed June 2013 at TEDGlobal 2013 · Subtitles available in 37 languages

The one thing all humans have in common is that each of us wants to be happy, says Brother David Steindl-Rast, a monk and interfaith scholar. And happiness, he suggests, is born from gratitude. An inspiring lesson in slowing down, looking where you’re going, and above all, being grateful.

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Brother David Steindl-Rast, a Benedictine monk, meditates and writes on "the gentle power" of gratefulness. Full bio
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