What makes me happy is nature. Walking in the grass or on a beach, lying in fields, watching the sunset, picking wild leeks to make an omelette with them.
How to propagate the Virus of Happiness?
In fact, it's quite simple !
- Answer this question; "What makes, or has made you, happy?" and become a Happiness Agent
- You earn some "Points Of Presence" (POP)
- You invest your Points in the city of your choice
- You spead the Virus of Happiness around the world.
What is the virus of happiness and how it works?
The answers of many people were printed and then exposed-pinned on clothes dryers called "Porte-Bonheurs".
These exhibitions took place in galleries, public places, post offices and finally on the web.
The idea of a Happening Record of happy moments has germinated: the Happython and the Happiness Virus have been created!
For more than 20 years, tens of thousands of people between the ages of 2 and 109 from all over the world have testified about what makes them happy.
Now it’s your turn!
What makes them or has made them happy?
I met a person in the metro that made me smile…for no reason and that made me happy.Sylvano , 24 years old, Madrid (Espagne)
What makes me happy ? The successful moments, the nice memories from my childhood.Samia , 24 years old, Nabeul (Tunisie)
What makes me happy is doing a task that, I feel, fits with me and my personnality.Anna , 45 years old, Naples (Italie)
One evening placed on his lower back, I thought about his little round body and I realized how happy I was to be a Daddy.François , 25 years old, Paris (France)
My first contact with her, my hands on her marvelous body, our first heartfelt words, our first steps along the Rhine to exchange, a little timidly, our visions of the worldBoris , 18 years old, Strasbourg (France)
Seeing my son find his taste for life again makes me really happy !Marie-Agnès , 45 years old, Montpellier (France)
What makes me happy is the idea that people would learn to love each other, without any feeling of racism. The world is everybody's…Hilm-Lamiae , 35 years old, Fès (Maroc)
What makes me happy is seeing a smile erase the wrinkles on my husband's face.Agnès , 53 years old, Ayvelles (France)
What makes me happy is nature. Walking in the grass or on a beach, lying in fields, watching the sunset, picking wild leeks to make an omelette with them.Lorenzo , 22 years old, Paris (France)
What makes me happy is that my scientific experiments are progressing.Amira , 26 years old, Monastir (Tunisie)
My most beautiful moment of happiness was when my love, Nuno Filipe, had prepared for me the most beautiful Valentine's day…. We went to the highest place in the region. Without me noticing anything, he took out two crystal glasses of champaign and a red roses bunch where there was a little note: with lots of love. And the best: a ring, a solitaire and the most important, lots of love…Silvia , 23 years old, Pombal (Portugal)
What makes me happy is to talk to people and to learn something from them.Sofiane , 30 years old, Béjaïa (Algérie)
What makes me happy is finally being myself in my own eyes and in the eyes of my loved ones.Didier , 34 years old, Paris (France)
What made me happy was having found my Papa who I haven't seen for twenty-five years.Patrice , 40 years old, Paris (France)
My cousing Mathilde, 3 and a half years old, was skeptical when we told her, after school, that her little sister had been born during the day. But if you had seen her when she finally met Alice, she was ovewhelmed with joy !!!Angélique , 23 years old, Chambly (France)
What makes me happy is to have a special moment with my friends over an aperitif putting the world to rights.
For me, happiness is a content life as a couple, sharing intense moments with another person, who I'm anxious to find again...Cynthia , 26 years old, Granby (Canada)
I adore my little kitten's caresses. That makes me happy.Karma , 28 years old, Palma de Majorque (Espagne)
What makes me happy is being in an excellent mood and knowing how to share it with those around me.Franck , 37 years old, Toulouse (France)
What makes me happy is thinking that I've succeeded in getting out of many decades of abuse by myself. Others will succeed as well.Gentiane , 56 years old, Bordeaux (France)
What makes me happy is to eat everyday with my friends, each bite is for me a breath of life.Estefania , 18 years old, Lisbonne (Portugal)
What makes me happy is falling in lovein the metro every morning ! Stranger from line 6, if you recognize yourself…Julia , 18 years old, Paris (France)
What makes me happy is to create as many problems as possible.Jeanne , 27 years old, Paris (France)
What makes me happy is having discovered Happython planet ! and sharing my happiness with others. I have hope for the best days.Sandra , 27 years old, Paris (France)
What makes me happy is the shoo-shoobidoos, the waboo waboos and all the rest.Abigaëlle , 40 years old, Noisy-le-Grand (France)
What makes me happy is making bread : to knead it, arrange the dough, cook it in my oven, and smell the aroma of fresh bread.Josée , 54 years old, Paris (France)
What made me happy : learn that Caro and Math are excepting a baby !Vanessa , 21 years old, Rome (Italie)
What makes me happy is thinking of the happy future waiting for me somewhere in the universe.Isabelle , 21 years old, Toulouse (France)
What makes me happy is to have my family around: my parents Fouzia and Ahmed, my sisters Souad and Malek, and my brothers Hamdi and Faouzi! May God bless them all!Amira , 26 years old, Monastir (Tunisie)
What made me happy...I was five years old, I wanted a little sister and I got one the day before my birthday. That was my best gift!Benjamin , 22 years old, Romainville (France)
What makes me happy is seeing all the different colors and ethnicities in the metro when I run errands in the morning…Mathieu , 22 years old, Toulouse (France)
What makes me happy is when my neighbour kindly offers me « tourtisseaux » to thank me for a small favour.Annie , 47 years old, Paris (France)
What makes me happy is to be at the bottom of a mountain, a hill…watching the top and say to it: “see you soon”… To walk, sweat, breath, sometimes to suffer a little… and reach the top and think: “I've done it, thank you”. Just a challenge with nature. This is one of the most wonderful things in the world.
My wife makes me happy… She helped me to discover what real life is like!!!Nacer , 34 years old, Chlef (Algérie)
What makes me happy is sharing my newspaper with a neighbor on the metro who reads it over my shoulder.Etienne , 21 years old, paris (France)
My happiness has already lasted for a long time. It renews itself every morning when I go to sample a cup of tea in one of the many Parisian cafés. It's a moment of pure joy, I let myself lapse into dreams in the ambiance of the cafes, and I can no longer do without it.Nicole , 57 years old, Paris (France)
What makes me happy is seeing that the head of a busy bar can stop working for two minutes because he saw a blind man trying desperately to walk across a crosswalk and help him cross arm in arm… that really make me happy to witness scenes like that ! Long live solidarity between people of all horizons !!Greg , 20 years old, Nice (France)
What makes me happy is finally getting to use the internet !Jean-Claude , 68 years old, Bagneres-de-Bigorre (France)
What makes me happiest is the fact that a child can be born from me and that one day I'll have little toes in my belly...Claire , 22 years old, Montréal (Canada)
Getting married to someone I love. A nice trip with my family. Having a good job!Fatia , 24 years old, Sidi Bel Abbès (Algérie)
What makes me happy is a warm day with the wind and the blue sky of spring… A day like today.Lorenzo , 23 years old, Milan (Italie)
What made me happy was being born into softness, joy and love, and knowing that when I open my door, all of it spreads out to the entire world.Jessica , 18 years old, Bordeaux (France)
What makes me happy? My new life with the man of my life hihihi !Catherine , 36 years old, Mons (Belgique)
What makes me happy is spending time with my friends, going out with them, sharing my deepest thoughts with them and feeling their trust.Fabrice , 18 years old, Marseille (France)
What makes me happy is seeing her in the morning, brushing her teeth in her robe, her gaze far away. I look at her, and our eyes meet.Noël , 24 years old, Toulouse (France)
Someone who is able to listen to you, to have a discussion with you. Also to be able to open your heart to someone who knows about human qualities.Fathi , 45 years old, Sfax (Tunisie)
What makes me happy is that when I walk in the street, my steps are exactly as long as the bands on the crosswalk. I feel like I'm in harmony with my environmentSo , 22 years old, Levallois-Perret (France)
What makes me happy is seeing my bunny thanks to the webcam.Jonathan , 31 years old, Bordeaux (France)
The smile of a child after an X-ray treatment… A baby holding out his hand… All that makes me happy!!Laure , 34 years old, Blois (France)
What made me happy is that my best friend came with her boyfriend and offered me to go out to take my mind off things because I had just been chucked.Valérie , 21 years old, Liège (Belgique)
When something wonderful appears in my life. Coincidences, signs, dreams which become reality with the impression that it's life which is organizing everything, lucid dreams.
What makes me happy now is to see the people who think of me.Isabelle , 29 years old, Wavre (Belgique)
Yesterday evening, out to see the lights of Lyon, I found myself in the park of la Tête d'Or, on a path with lights and sounds so surreal…and relaxing ! A real moment of happiness after a day of hard work.Muriel , 44 years old, Lyon (France)
What makes me happy is telling myself that, whatever happens, if we separate or find each other again, whatever time passes, no one will be able to erase our most cherished memories.Charlotte , 16 years old, Strasbourg (France)
What made me happy ? It is probably slight …I met a totally exceptional man on a chat one year and ten days ago (de visu).Marianne , 38 years old, Liège (Belgique)
What makes me happy is to see the others happy, my dearest, my friends, all the people I like.Christelle , 31 years old, Louvain-la-Neuve (Belgique)
What made me happy Tuesday was seeing my cashier at the supermarket.Claude , 35 years old, Rosny-sous-Bois (France)
Well, what made me happy lately was the surprise to be invited by my friend in a smart restaurant very close by my home where I had wanted to go for a long time but I had not enough money!Michèle , 45 years old, Montigny-le-Tilleul (Belgique)