Happiness is a state of mind, anyone who has the aspiration to be happy can be. Joy occurs when you stop judging yourself and begin to approve who you are. It happens when you now you are worthy to give love and receive love, and desire to claim your own identity. Happiness happens when you discover you are the treasured you had been looking for.
Happiness stays with you when you learn it is your birth right and no one can’t take it from you because you are the one in control of your mind, feelings and emotions. Happiness is to attach your emotions for what you want.