Happiness Quotes

Happiness Quotes


1.     Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony – Mahatma Gandhi

2.     It is not how much we have, but how much we enjoy, that makes happiness –  Charles Spurgeon

3.     There is only one happiness in this life, to love and be loved –  George Sand

4.     The best way to pay for a lovely moment is to enjoy it –  Richard Bach

5.     True happiness is… to enjoy the present, without anxious dependence upon the future –  Lucius Annaeus Seneca

6.     If you want to be happy, be – Leo Tolstoy

7.     Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn’t know you left open –  John Barrymore

8.     Happiness is not a matter of intensity but of balance, order, rhythm and harmony –  Thomas Merton

9.     The moments of happiness we enjoy take us by surprise. It is not that we seize them, but that they seize us – Ashley Montagu

10.  Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be –  Abraham Lincoln

11.  Happiness is like a kiss. You must share it to enjoy it – Bernard Meltzer

12.  Happiness can exist only in acceptance – George Orwell

13.  You can’t get a cup of tea big enough or a book long enough to suit me –  C. S. Lewis

14.  If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion –  Dalai Lama

15.  It is not God’s will merely that we should be happy, but that we should make ourselves happy – Immanuel Kant

16.  It is neither wealth nor splendor; but tranquility and occupation which give you happiness – Thomas Jefferson

17.  A large income is the best recipe for happiness I ever heard of –  Jane Austen

18.  Satisfaction of one’s curiosity is one of the greatest sources of happiness in life – Linus Pauling

19.  A hug is like a boomerang – you get it back right away – Bil Keane

20.  Every gift from a friend is a wish for your happiness –  Richard Bach

21.  Happiness never lays its finger on its pulse –  Adam Smith

22.  The most worth-while thing is to try to put happiness into the lives of others – Robert Baden-Powel

23.  Happiness seems made to be shared –  Pierre Corneille

24.  A happy life must be to a great extent a quiet life, for it is only in an atmosphere of quiet that true joy dare live –  Bertrand Russell

25.  Happiness is no laughing matter –  Richard Whately

26.  I know the joy of fishes in the river through my own joy, as I go walking along the same river –  Zhuangzi

27.  Happiness can only be found if you can free yourself of all other distractions –  Saul Bellow

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

29.  Always leave something to wish for; otherwise you will be miserable from your very happiness –  Baltasar Gracian

30.  All who joy would win must share it. Happiness was born a Twin – Lord Byron

31.  A contented mind is the greatest blessing a man can enjoy in this world –  Joseph Addison

32.  Happiness is ideal, it is the work of the imagination – Marquis de Sade

33.  Happiness is the absence of the striving for happiness –  Zhuangzi

34.  If your happiness depends on what somebody else does, I guess you do have a problem – Richard Bach

35.  The first recipe for happiness is: avoid too lengthy meditation on the past –  Andre Maurois

36.  There is only one passion, the passion for happiness –  Denis Diderot

37.  Happiness is hard to recall. Its just a glow – Frank McCourt

38.  Real happiness is cheap enough, yet how dearly we pay for its counterfeit – Hosea Ballou

39.  A sure way to lose happiness, I found, is to want it at the expense of everything else –  Bette Davis

40.  The only way to find true happiness is to risk being completely cut open –  Chuck Palahniuk

41.  Growth itself contains the germ of happiness –  Pearl S. Buck

42.  Research has shown that the best way to be happy is to make each day happy – Deepak Chopra

43.  There is happiness in duty, although it may not seem so – Jose Marti

44.  Happiness is a virtue, not its reward – Baruch Spinoza

45.  Happiness will come from materialism, not from meaning – Andrei Platonov

46.  A smile is happiness you’ll find right under your nose –  Tom Wilson

47.  Happiness is a butterfly, which when pursued, is always just beyond your grasp, but which, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you –  Nathaniel Hawthorne

48.  Crying is cleansing. There’s a reason for tears, happiness or sadness -Dionne Warwick

49.  Just do what must be done. This may not be happiness, but it is greatness –  George Bernard Shaw

50.  True happiness involves the full use of one’s power and talents –  John W. Gardner


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