Happy derives from Hap which means luck. Therefor happy means lucky, but being lucky is out of our control.
Joy derives from gaudere meaning rejoice. So don’t just be happy, be joyful!!
Choose to let the good vibes flow through you! <3
^ I didn’t know that. Thank you for sharing. I’ve always believed in the idea that we make our own luck, which when applied to what youjust said makes even more sense. No one can determine whether or not we can be happy except ourselves.