What Determines Happiness? Events or Attitude.
Your class read Charles Dicken’ Classic ” A Christmas Carol”. We are going to create a written opinion piece based on this story and a quote of our 16th President Abraham Lincoln. The full opinion piece will ask you to consider Lincoln’s words in relation to Charles Dickens story but for today lets just get at what Mr. Lincoln meant by these word below.
That is what Lincoln had to say about Happiness: Most Folks are as happy as they make their mind up to be” What does Lincoln mean ? Explain what Lincoln’s opinion about happiness was. ( In at least 4 sentences but no more than 10)