"He [God] wants us to live our lives happy.
He wants us not to endure them,
but to enjoy them." more
"I believe that the purpose of life is to be happy. From the moment of birth, every human being wants happiness and does not want suffering." more
You can get tickets for the Dalai Lama teachings in NZ on ticketmaster...yup, only $60 pp for The Four Noble Truths - that's a bargain at $15 per truth...but Joel Osteen is a better bet at US$21.99 even taking P&P into account...
Either way you'll be very happy...
"Blessed are those that mourn..." Jesus