Memorable quotes,101 of the greatest and smartest happiness quotes,help you to live a happy life

Memorable quotes,101 of the greatest and smartest happiness quotes,help you to live a happy life

happiness quotes
1.
“If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion. ”― The Dalai Lama


2.
“Some cause happiness wherever they go; others whenever they go. ”― Oscar Wilde


3.
“It is not easy to find happiness in ourselves, and it is not possible to find it elsewhere.” ― Agnes Repplier

 
4.
“He is happiest, be he king or peasant, who finds peace in his home. ”― Johann von Goethe


5.
“Happiness is not a destination. It is a method of life.” ― Burton Hills


6.
“No matter how dull, or how mean, or how wise a man is, he feels that happiness is his indisputable right. ”― Helen Keller


7.
“When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us. ”― Helen Keller

 

8.
“Even if happiness forgets you a little bit, never completely forget about it.” ― Jacques Prevert


9.
“The happy man is not he who seems thus to others, but who seems thus to himself. ”― Publilius Syrus


10.
“Italy, and the spring and first love all together should suffice to make the gloomiest person happy.” ― Bertrand Russell


11.
“Man needs, for his happiness, not only the enjoyment of this or that, but hope and enterprise and change.” ― Bertrand Russell
 

12.
“I have no money, no resources, no hopes. I am the happiest man alive. ”― Henry Miller


13.
“The essentials to happiness are something to love, something to do, and something to hope for.” ― William Blake


14.
“It is necessary to the happiness of man that he be mentally faithful to himself. ”― Thomas Paine


15.
“Happiness is like a butterfly which, when pursued, is always beyond our grasp, but, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you. ”~Nathaniel Hawthorne


16.
“Most folks are about as happy as they make up their minds to be. ”~Abraham Lincoln


17.
“We tend to forget that happiness doesn't come as a result of getting something we don't have, but rather of recognizing and appreciating what we do have. ”~Frederick Keonig


18.
“Happiness? That's nothing more than health and a poor memory.” ~Albert Schweitzer


19.
“Of all the things you wear, your expression is the most important.” ~Janet Lane


20.
“He is rich or poor according to what he is, not according to what he has.” ~Henry Ward Beecher


21.
“There are some days when I think I'm going to die from an overdose of satisfaction. ”~Salvador Dali


22.
“We are no longer happy so soon as we wish to be happier. ”~Walter Savage Landor


23.
“The only way to avoid being miserable is not to have enough leisure to wonder whether you are happy or not.” ~George Bernard Shaw


24.
“The search for happiness is one of the chief sources of unhappiness.” ~Eric Hoffer


25.
“Cheerfulness is what greases the axles of the world. Don't go through life creaking. ”~H.W. Byles


26.
“My crown is called content, a crown that seldom kings enjoy. ”~William Shakespeare


27.
“Ask yourself whether you are happy and you cease to be so.” ~John Stuart Mill 

 

28.
“The only time I was truly happy was as a child, before I knew what happiness was – or wasn't. ”~D.H. Mondfleur


29.
“Happiness is a function of accepting what is.” ~Werner Erhard


30.
“On the whole, the happiest people seem to be those who have no particular cause for being happy except that they are so.” ~William R. Inge


31.
“Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.”~Mahatma Gandhi


32.
“Happiness is like the penny candy of our youth: we got a lot more for our money back when we had no money. ”~Mignon McLaughlin 


33.
“Now and then it's good to pause in our pursuit of happiness and just be happy. ”~Guilaume Apollinaire


34.
“The essence of philosophy is that a man should so live that his happiness shall depend as little as possible on external things. ”~Epictetus


35.
“Give a man health and a course to steer, and he'll never stop to trouble about whether he's happy or not. ”~George Bernard Shaw


36.
“But what is happiness except the simple harmony between a man and the life he leads? ”~Albert Camus

 

37.
“Let us be grateful to people who make us happy, they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.” ~Marcel Proust


38.
“Happiness is not a state to arrive at, but a manner of traveling.” ~Margaret Lee Runbeck


39.
“The pursuit of happiness is a most ridiculous phrase: if you pursue happiness you'll never find it. ”~C.P. Snow

 

40.
“For every minute you are angry, you lose sixty seconds of happiness. ”– Author Unknown


 
41.
“Happiness comes when your work and words are of benefit to yourself and others.”– Buddha


42.
“Happiness is as a butterfly which, when pursued, is always beyond our grasp, but which if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you.”– Nathaniel Hawthorne


43.
“Happiness is a conscious choice, not an automatic response. ”– Mildred Barthel


44.
“Happiness is a matter of one's most ordinary and everyday mode of consciousness being busy and lively and unconcerned with self.”– Iris Murdoch


45.
“Happiness is not a station you arrive at, but a manner of traveling.” — Margaret Lee Runbeck


46.
“Happiness is not having what you want, but wanting what you have.”– Anon


47.
“Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.”– Jim Rohn


48.
“Happiness is the only good. The time to be happy is now. The place to be happy is here. The way to be happy is to make others so.”– Robert G. Ingersoll


49.
“Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.”– Mohandas K. Gandhi


50.
“Happiness lies in the joy of achievement and the thrill of creative effort. ” ― Franklin D. Roosevelt


51.
“Happiness resides not in possessions and not in gold, the feeling of happiness dwells in the soul.”– Democritus

 
 
52.
“It is not easy to find happiness in ourselves, and it is not possible to find it elsewhere.”– Agnes Repplier


53.
“It is only possible to live happily ever after on a day to day basis.”– Margaret Bonnano


54.
“It isn't what you have, or who you are, or where you are, or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about.”– Dale Carnegie


55.
“Let us be grateful to people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.”– Marcel Proust


56.
“Many people have a wrong idea of what constitutes true happiness. It is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.”– Helen Keller


57.
“Most people are about as happy as they make up their minds to be.”– Abraham Lincoln


58.
“Nobody really cares if you're miserable, so you might as well be happy.”– Cynthia Nelms


59.
“On the whole, the happiest people seem to be those who have no particular cause for being happy except that they are so.” — William R. Inge

 
60.
“People take different roads seeking fulfillment and happiness. Just because they're not on your road doesn't mean they've gotten lost.” — H. Jackson Browne


61.
“Plenty of people miss their share of happiness, not because they never found it, but because they didn't stop to enjoy it. ”– William Feather


62.
“Some pursue happiness, others create it.” — Author Unknown


63.
“Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.”– Albert Schweitzer

 

64.
“The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.”– Mark Twain


65.
“The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance; the wise grows it under his feet.” — James Openheim


66.
“The grand essentials of happiness are: something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.”– Allan K. Chalmers


67.
“The greatest part of our happiness depends on our dispositions, not our circumstances.”– Martha Washington


68.
“The happiest moments of my life have been the few which I have passed at home in the bosom of my family.”– Thomas Jefferson


69.
“The pursuit of happiness is a most ridiculous phrase: if you pursue happiness you'll never find it. ”– C.P. Snow


70.
“The really happy person is one who can enjoy the scenery when on a detour.”– Author Unknown


 
71.
“There is only one happiness in life, to love and be loved.”– George Sand


72.
“There is no cosmetic for beauty like happiness.” — Lady Blessington

 

73.
“Those who bring sunshine into the lives of others, cannot keep it from themselves.”– James M. Barrie

 
74.
“We tend to forget that happiness doesn't come as a result of getting something we don't have, but rather of recognizing and appreciating what we do have. ”– Frederick Keonig

 

75.
“What we call the secret of happiness is no more a secret than our willingness to choose life.”– Leo Buscaglia

 

76.
“When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us.”– Helen Keller

 

77.
“When we feel love and kindness toward others, it not only makes others feel loved and cared for, but it helps us also to develop inner happiness and peace.”– Dalai Lama

 

78.
“When you're happy for no reason, you're unconditionally happy. It's not that your life always looks perfect – it's just that however it looks, you'll still be happy.”– Marci Shimoff

 

79.
“When you're really happy, the birds chirp and the sun shines even on cold dark winter nights – and flowers will bloom on a barren land. ”– Grey Livingston

 

80.
“You need to learn to be happy by nature, because you'll seldom have the chance to be happy by circumstance.” — Lavetta Sue Wegman

 

81.
“If you want to be happy, be.” ~Leo Tolstoy


82.
“The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.” ~Mark Twain


83.
“Happiness is excitement that has found a settling down place. But there is always a little corner that keeps flapping around.” ~E.L. Konigsburg

 

84.
“Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn’t know you left open.” ~John Barrymore


85.
“Happiness is like a butterfly which, when pursued, is always beyond our grasp, but, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you.” ~Nathaniel Hawthorne


86.
“It’s never too late to have a happy childhood.” ~Berke Breathed


87.
“If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.” ~Dalai Lama


88.
“The world is full of people looking for spectacular happiness while they snub contentment.” ~Doug Larson


89.
“There is no way to happiness — happiness is the way.” ~Thich Nhat Hanh


90.
“How simple it is to see that we can only be happy now, and there will never be a time when it is not now.” ~Gerald Jampolsky


91.
“Happiness is not a matter of intensity but of balance and order and rhythm and harmony.” ~Thomas Merton


 
92.
“Happiness is a matter of one’s most ordinary and everyday mode of consciousness being busy and lively and unconcerned with self.” ~Iris Murdoch


93.
“My advice to you is not to inquire why or whither, but just enjoy your ice cream while it’s on your plate.” ~Thornton Wilder


94.
“Happiness always looks small while you hold it in your hands, but let it go, and you learn at once how big and precious it is.” ~Maxim Gorky


95.
“Three grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.” ~Joseph Addison

 

96.
“Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.” ~Mahatma Gandhi


97.
“But what is happiness except the simple harmony between a man and the life he leads?” ~Albert Camus


98.
“Find a place where there’s joy, and the joy will burn out the pain.” ~Joseph Campbell
 


99.
“Happiness is your dentist telling you it won’t hurt and then having him catch his hand in the drill.” ~Johnny Carson


100.
“For every minute you are angry, you lose sixty seconds of happiness.” ~Author Unknown
 

101.
“The moments of happiness we enjoy take us by surprise. It is not that we seize them, but that they seize us.” ~Ashley Montagu

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