“Adam fell that men might be; and men are, that they might have joy.” – 2 Nephi 2:25
“Generally speaking, the most miserable people I know are those who are obsessed with themselves; the happiest people I know are those who lose themselves in the service of others…By and large, I have come to see that if we complain about life, it is because we are thinking only of ourselves” – Gordon B. Hinckley
This Day in LDS History
1840 While preaching to a congregation in Philadelphia, Joseph Smith teaches that “all children dying at an early age (say eight years) not knowing good from evil, were incapable of sinning; and that all such assuredly go to heaven.”
1977 The First Presidency announces that the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles will direct ecclesiastical matters and that the Presiding Bishopric will oversee temporal programs of the Church.