Happiness comes from learning and practicing virtuous character strengths. 

2018 Character Traits
January – Cheerfulness
February – Honesty
March - Perseverance
April – Humility
May - Self-control
June – Prudence
July - Fidelity
August – Respect
September – Fairness
October – Courage
November - Empathy
December – Kindness

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Character Traits aren't just the "word of the month".