Happiness Quotes

To me it seems that those who are happy in this world are better and more lovable people than those who are not.

Samuel Butler

Remember happiness doesn't depend upon who you are or what you have; it depends solely on what you think.

Dale Breckenridge Carnegie

Happiness is not a life without pain, but rather a life in which the pain is traded for a worthy price.

Orson Scott Card

The achievement of happiness requires not the ... satisfaction of our needs ... but the examination and transformation of those needs.

Stanley Louis Cavell

There is no cosmetic for beauty like happiness.

Lady Marguerite Blessington

Happiness consists not in having much, but in being content with little.

Lady Marguerite Blessington

Happiness is a choice that requires effort at times.

Aeschylus

And happiness is thought to depend on leisure; for we are busy that we may have leisure, and make war that we may live in peace.

Aristotle

Happiest is he who expects no happiness from others. Love delights and glorifies in giving, not receiving. So learn to love and give, and not to expect anything from others.

Meher Baba

The most worth-while thing is to try to put happiness into the lives of others.

Robert Stephenson Smyth Baden-Powell

People exaggerate both happiness and unhappiness; we are never so fortunate nor so unfortunate as people say we are.

Honor de Balzac

You must try to generate happiness within yourself. If you are not happy in one place, chances are you won\\\'t be happy anyplace.

Ernie Banks

When you look at your life the greatest happinesses are family happinesses.

Joyce Brothers

You live longer once you realize that any time spent being unhappy is wasted.

Ruth E. Renkl

Happiness implied a choice, and within that choice a concerted will, a lucid desire.

Albert Camus

Only it takes time to be happy. A lot of time. Happiness, too, is a long patience.

Albert Camus

To be happy, we must not be too concerned with others.

Albert Camus

My own feeling is that human happiness is a very random thing, and bestows itself willy-nilly, and theres not much deserving about the matter.

Orson Scott Card

Happiness is not easily won; it is hard to find it in ourselves, and impossible to find it elsewhere.

Nicolas Chamfort

Happiness is a rare plant that seldom takes root on earth-few ever enjoyed it, except for a brief period; the search after it is rarely rewarded by the discovery, but there is an admirable substitute for it... a contented spirit.

Lady Marguerite Blessington

I feel it is through prayer, meditation, and dedicated service that world peace can take place. Each individual has to try to make others happy, for it is only through happiness that we can have peace.

Sri Chinmoy

I read a book not to find its meaning, but to find my happiness.

Carson Cistulli

He who laughs most, learns best.

John Marwood Cleese

All explorers are seeking something they have lost. It is seldom that they find it, and more seldom still that the attainment brings them greater happiness than the quest.

William Clark

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Updated On : March 11, 2014
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