• regurgitating the information learned
  • a gentle jest
  • baby pictures, slides, and movies
  • elegant town centers, charming high streets, and sweet villages
  • a dark blue velvet couch
  • the blues scale
  • the disappearance of syrup immediately after being poured onto pancakes

14,000 things to be happy about is a bestseller with over 1.25 million copies in print, celebrating all the little things in life. Without plot or rhyme, explanation or footnote, these entries conjure up the rich evocative effect of an epic poem, proving that the little things are what make life worth living. The 25th anniversary edition has 4,000 new entries and many revisions.