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“Your success and happiness lies in you. Resolve to keep happy, and your joy and you shall form an invincible host against difficulties.” ― Helen Keller

“To enjoy good health, to bring true happiness to one's family, to bring peace to all, one must first discipline and control one's own mind. If a man can control his mind he can find the way to Enlightenment, and all wisdom and virtue will naturally come to him.” ― Buddha

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

“Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.” ― Buddha

“Every day we have plenty of opportunities to get angry, stressed or offended. But what you're doing when you indulge these negative emotions is giving something outside yourself power over your happiness. You can choose to not let little things upset you.” ― Joel Osteen

“Happiness does not come from doing easy work but from the afterglow of satisfaction that comes after the achievement of a difficult task that demanded our best.” ― Theodore Isaac Rubin

“Family and friendships are two of the greatest facilitators of happiness. ” – John C. Maxwell

“We all want to help one another. Human beings are like that. We want to live by each other's happiness, not by each other's misery. ” – Charlie Chaplin

“Our greatest happiness does not depend on the condition of life in which chance has placed us, but is always the result of a good conscience, good health, occupation, and freedom in all just pursuits.” ― Thomas Jefferson

“True happiness... is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.” ― Helen Keller

True happiness... is not attained through self-gratification

“A grateful heart is a beginning of greatness. It is an expression of humility. It is a foundation for the development of such virtues as prayer, faith, courage, contentment, happiness, love, and well-being.” ― James E. Faust

“Happiness is an attitude of mind, born of the simple determination to be happy under all outward circumstances.” ― J. Donald Walters

“Everything has its wonders, even darkness and silence, and I learn, whatever state I may be in, therein to be content.” ― Helen Keller

“Happiness is the natural flower of duty.” ― Phillips Brooks

“Happiness is a state of mind, you know. I don't think you are permanently happy. One is happy about certain things and not so happy about others. ” ― Indira Gandhi

“One of the first conditions of happiness is that the link between Man and Nature shall not be broken.” ― Leo Tolstoy

“I have this really high priority on happiness and finding something to be happy about.” ―Taylor Swift

“Happiness is a choice. You can choose to be happy. There's going to be stress in life, but it's your choice whether you let it affect you or not.” ― Valerie Bertinelli

“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 Brown, Jr.

“Money has never made man happy, nor will it, there is nothing in its nature to produce happiness. The more of it one has the more one wants. ” ― Benjamin Franklin

“Never make friends with people who are above or below you in status. Such friendships will never give you any happiness. ” ― Chanakya

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

“You can't get a cup of tea big enough or a book long enough to suit me.” ― C. S. Lewis

“If my life has had a theme, I suppose it has been a typical American theme in that, for most of it, I have been looking for happiness and success.” ― Zig Ziglar

“Folks are usually about as happy as they make their minds up to be.” – Abraham Lincoln

“More compassionate mind, more sense of concern for other's well-being, is source of happiness. ” ― Dalai Lama

“You get to a certain age where you prepare yourself for happiness. Sometimes you never remember to actually get happy. ” ― John Mayer

“I enjoy being happy every day, and hopefully you can hear my happiness in my music. Life is beautiful.” ― Christina Milian

“The care of human life and happiness, and not their destruction, is the first and only object of good government.” ― Thomas Jefferson

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

“The smallest seed of faith is better than the largest fruit of happiness.” ― Henry David Thoreau

“Happiness cannot be traveled to, owned, earned, worn or consumed. Happiness is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace, and gratitude.” ― Denis Waitley

“Let us never know what old age is. Let us know the happiness time brings, not count the years.” ― Ausonius

“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

“To be happy, we must not be too concerned with others.” – Albert Camus

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

“It is more fitting for a man to laugh at life than to lament over it.” – Seneca

“I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” – Maya Angelou

“The happiness and peace attained by those satisfied by the nectar of spiritual tranquillity is not attained by greedy persons restlessly moving here and there.” ― Chanakya

“Through a long and painful process, I've learned that happiness is an inside job - not based on anything or anyone in the outer material world. I've become a different and better person - not perfect, but still a work in progress.” ― Alana Stewart

“Trust your own instincts, go inside, follow your heart. Right from the start. go ahead and stand up for what you believe in. As I've learned, that's the path to happiness.” ― Lesley Ann Warren

“It's great to reminisce about good memories of my past. It was enjoyable when it was today. So learning to enjoy today has two benefits: it gives me happiness right now, and it becomes a good memory later.” ― George Foreman

“Red is such an interesting color to correlate with emotion, because it's on both ends of the spectrum. On one end you have happiness, falling in love, infatuation with someone, passion, all that. On the other end, you've got obsession, jealousy, danger, fear, anger and frustration.” ― Taylor Swift

“In my life I've learned that true happiness comes from giving. Helping others along the way makes you evaluate who you are. I think that love is what we're all searching for. I haven't come across anyone who didn't become a better person through love.” ― Marla Gibbs

“There is no value in life except what you choose to place upon it and no happiness in any place except what you bring to it yourself.” ― Henry David Thoreau

“The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, worry about the future, or anticipate troubles, but to live in the present moment wisely and earnestly.” – Buddha

“True happiness...arises, in the first place, from the enjoyment of one's self.” – Joseph Addison

“There are more things to alarm us than to harm us, and we suffer more often in apprehension than reality.” –Seneca

“What you do not want done to yourself, do not do to others.” – Confucius

“True success, true happiness lies in freedom and fulfillment.” ― Dada Vaswani

“Happiness is not in the mere possession of money; it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort.” – Franklin D. Roosevelt

comfort is not in the mere possession of money

“Every day is a new day, and you'll never be able to find happiness if you don't move on.” ― Carrie Underwood

“Happiness is actually found in simple things, such as taking my nephew around the island by bicycle or seeing the stars at night. We go to coffee shops or see airplanes land at the airport.” ― Andrea Hirata

“The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts: therefore, guard accordingly, and take care that you entertain no notions unsuitable to virtue and reasonable nature.” ― Marcus Aurelius

“The foundation of success in life is good health: that is the substratum fortune; it is also the basis of happiness. A person cannot accumulate a fortune very well when he is sick.” ― P. T. Barnum

“Love is the master key that opens the gates of happiness, of hatred, of jealousy, and, most easily of all, the gate of fear.” ― Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

“Wellness is associated with happiness. When you're happy, you're feeling good in your mind and body. That ties into being healthy, eating well, and exercising regularly. It also ties into being excited about things - like getting up in the morning and having a healthy breakfast.” ― Stella Maxwell

“I, not events, have the power to make me happy or unhappy today. I can choose which it shall be. Yesterday is dead, tomorrow hasn't arrived yet. I have just one day, today, and I'm going to be happy in it.” ― Groucho Marx

“Being of service to others is what brings true happiness.” ― Marie Osmond

“'Sunrise Sunset' is about trying to get to a place where life is simple and not letting the stress and happenings in the world get in the way of your happiness.” ― Benny Cassette

“Happiness doesn't depend on any external conditions, it is governed by our mental attitude.” ― Dale Carnegie

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

“Happiness radiates like the fragrance from a flower and draws all good things towards you.” ― Maharishi Mahesh Yogi

“Of all forms of caution, caution in love is perhaps the most fatal to true happiness.” – Bertrand Russell

“The unhappy derive comfort from the misfortunes of others.” – Aesop

“I love walking down the street and seeing faces and drama and happiness and sadness and dirt and cleanliness.” ― Ric Ocasek

“To be perfectly happy it does not suffice to possess happiness, it is necessary to have deserved it.” ― Victor Hugo

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“You take away all the other luxuries in life, and if you can make someone smile and laugh, you have given the most special gift: happiness.” ― Brad Garrett

“True happiness arises, in the first place, from the enjoyment of one's self, and in the next, from the friendship and conversation of a few select companions.” ― Joseph Addison

“The most simple things can bring the most happiness.” ― Izabella Scorupco

“In a democracy, the well-being, individuality and happiness of every citizen is important for the overall prosperity, peace and happiness of the nation.” ― A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

“I think if you're a good person and spread happiness, good things will come to you!” ― Jessie James Decker

“Everyone has their own way of expressing happiness.” ― Shah Rukh Khan

“Happiness is good health and a bad memory.” ― Ingrid Bergman

“We never taste happiness in perfection, our most fortunate successes are mixed with sadness.” ― Pierre Corneille

“Part of the happiness of life consists not in fighting battles, but in avoiding them. A masterly retreat is in itself a victory.” ― Norman Vincent Peale

“To be stupid, selfish, and have good health are three requirements for happiness, though if stupidity is lacking, all is lost.” ― Gustave Flaubert

“My definition of beauty is happiness. I believe that when you are happy, it shines through and makes you a more attractive and beautiful person!” ― Bianca Balti

“The great thing in the world is not so much to seek happiness as to earn peace and self-respect.” ― Thomas Huxley

“The best way to pay for a lovely moment is to enjoy it.” ― Richard Bach

“Happiness is not a goal; it is a by-product.” ― Eleanor Roosevelt

Happiness Quotes

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

“Marriage is the most natural state of man, and... the state in which you will find solid happiness.” ― Benjamin Franklin

“Personal health is related to self-control and to the worship of life in all its natural beauty - self-control bringing with it happiness, renewed youth, and long life.” ― Maria Montessori

“They must often change, who would be constant in happiness or wisdom.” ―Confucius

“Happiness is neither virtue nor pleasure nor this thing nor that but simply growth, We are happy when we are growing.” ― William Butler Yeats

“I do believe that if you haven't learnt about sadness, you cannot appreciate happiness.” ― Nana Mouskouri

“Money may not buy happiness, but it can damn well give it!” ― Freddie Mercury

“There is nothing that you can't overcome. So it's never too late for happiness.” ― Pepa

“Happiness is being content with what you have, living in freedom and liberty, having a good family life and good friends.” ― Divyanka Tripathi

“Science and technology are a propellant for building a thriving country, and the happiness of the people and the future of the country hinge on their development.” ― Kim Jong-un

“The objective of cleaning is not just to clean, but to feel happiness living within that environment.” ― Marie Kondo

“It is very important to generate a good attitude, a good heart, as much as possible. From this, happiness in both the short term and the long term for both yourself and others will come.” ― Dalai Lama

“Nothing prevents happiness like the memory of happiness.” ― Andre Gide

“Friends show their love in times of trouble, not in happiness.” ― Euripides

“True happiness is... to enjoy the present, without anxious dependence upon the future.” ― Lucius Annaeus Seneca

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

“Joy is prayer; joy is strength: joy is love; joy is a net of love by which you can catch souls.” ― Mother Teresa

“Affection is responsible for nine-tenths of whatever solid and durable happiness there is in our lives.” ― C. S. Lewis

“It gets better: there's a light at the end of the tunnel. It may take one day, it may take ten years. But one day, you will find happiness if you manifest it. Put that energy out, and it'll come back.” ― Lil Xan

“One test of the correctness of educational procedure is the happiness of the child.” ― Maria Montessori

“You will never be happy if you continue to search for what happiness consists of. You will never live if you are looking for the meaning of life.” ― Albert Camus

“Whoever is happy will make others happy.” – Anne Frank

“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

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

“I don't have to chase extraordinary moments to find happiness - it's right in front of me if I'm paying attention and practicing gratitude.” ― Brene Brown

“You might not make it to the top, but if you are doing what you love, there is much more happiness there than being rich or famous.” ― Tony Hawk

“The only thing that holds true happiness is that moment when you're in it. Nothing can be controlled.” ― Eliza Doolittle

“A mother's happiness is like a beacon, lighting up the future but reflected also on the past in the guise of fond memories.” ― Honore de Balzac

“Happiness is like a cloud, if you stare at it long enough, it evaporates.” ― Sarah McLachlan

“Be happy in what you do. Be respectful of yourself. Do good works for others, and the goodness will come back to you and make you a better person. I think that's what happiness is all about.” ― Gerard Malanga

“Happiness doesn't come from being rich, nor merely from being successful in your career, nor by self-indulgence. One step towards happiness is to make yourself healthy and strong while you are a boy so that you can be useful and so you can enjoy life when you are a man.” ― Robert Baden-Powell

“Happiness is nothing but good health and freedom, and money is the single best way you can buy your freedom.” ― Scott Adams

“It's part of life to have obstacles. It's about overcoming obstacles; that's the key to happiness.” ― Herbie Hancock

“Derive happiness in oneself from a good day's work, from illuminating the fog that surrounds us.” ― Henri Matisse

“The most worth-while thing is to try to put happiness into the lives of others.” ― Robert Baden-Powell

“Action may not bring happiness but there is no happiness without action.” ― William James

“Choose your life's mate carefully. From this one decision will come 90 percent of all your happiness or misery.” ― H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

“Nothing makes you feel better than when you get into a hotel bed, and the sheets feel so good. Why shouldn't you wake up like that every day? Spend money on your mattress and bedding because these things make a difference on your sleep and, ultimately, your happiness.” ― Bobby Berk

“My happiness grows in direct proportion to my acceptance, and in inverse proportion to my expectations.” ― Michael J. Fox

“Happiness resides not in possessions, and not in gold, happiness dwells in the soul.” ― Democritus

“Morality is not the doctrine of how we may make ourselves happy, but how we may make ourselves worthy of happiness.” ― Immanuel Kant

“The U. S. Constitution doesn't guarantee happiness, only the pursuit of it. You have to catch up with it yourself.” ― Benjamin Franklin

“God cannot give us a happiness and peace apart from Himself, because it is not there. There is no such thing.” ― C. S. Lewis

“Happiness is a choice that requires effort at times.” ― Aeschylus

“For the poison of hatred seated near the heart doubles the burden for the one who suffers the disease; he is burdened with his own sorrow, and groans on seeing another's happiness.” ― Aeschylus

“True happiness comes from the joy of deeds well done, the zest of creating things new.” ― Antoine de Saint-Exupery

“I refuse to accept other people's ideas of happiness for me. As if there's a 'one size fits all' standard for happiness.” ― Kanye West

“Happiness is secured through virtue; it is a good attained by man's own will.” ― Thomas Aquinas

“Friendship improves happiness and abates misery, by the doubling of our joy and the dividing of our grief.” ― Marcus Tullius Cicero

“A great man does not seek applause or place; he seeks for truth; he seeks the road to happiness, and what he ascertains, he gives to others.” ― Robert Green Ingersoll

“Truth is a deep kindness that teaches us to be content in our everyday life and share with the people the same happiness.” ― Khalil Gibran

“It's in responsibility that most people find the meaning that sustains them through life. It's not in happiness. It's not in impulsive pleasure.” ― Jordan Peterson

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

“My faith helps me understand that circumstances don't dictate my happiness, my inner peace.” ― Denzel Washington

“Happiness depends upon ourselves.” ― Aristotle

“The culture of a workplace - an organization's values, norms and practices - has a huge impact on our happiness and success.” ― Adam Grant

“Love is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own... Jealousy is a disease, love is a healthy condition. The immature mind often mistakes one for the other, or assumes that the greater the love, the greater the jealousy.” ― Robert A. Heinlein

“Happiness can exist only in acceptance.” ― George Orwell

“Since you get more joy out of giving joy to others, you should put a good deal of thought into the happiness that you are able to give.” ― Eleanor Roosevelt

“Happiness does not lie in happiness, but in the achievement of it.” ― Fyodor Dostoevsky

“Many persons 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

“I learned that, with grief, you have to take it one day at a time and learn how to find the happiness amid the heartbreak.” ― Adrienne C. Moore

“The happiness of the bee and the dolphin is to exist. For man it is to know that and to wonder at it.” ― Jacques Yves Cousteau

“Crying is cleansing. There's a reason for tears, happiness or sadness.” ― Dionne Warwick

“No one is perfect... absolutely no one. Like precious stones, we have a few flaws, but why focus on that? Focus on what you like about yourself, and that will bring you happiness and peace.” ― Richard Simmons

“We have the tendency to run away from suffering and to look for happiness. But, in fact, if you have not suffered, you have no chance to experience real happiness.” ― Thich Nhat Hanh

“Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get.” ― Dale Carnegie

“What can be added to the happiness of a man who is in health, out of debt, and has a clear conscience?” ― Adam Smith

“All true happiness, pure joy, sweet bounties, and untroubled pleasure lie in knowledge of God and love of God; they cannot exist without them.” ― Said Nursi

“I invite you to get out of the box, be yourself. If you have blue hair, pink, yellow; if you have a broken tooth; if you have other sexual preferences... be yourself. Fight for your happiness always.” ― J Balvin

“Happiness held is the seed; Happiness shared is the flower.” ― John Harrigan

“Few and far between are the books you'll cherish, returning to them time and again, to revisit old friends, relive old happiness, and recapture the magic of that first read.” ― Michael A. Stackpole

“You do the right thing even if it makes you feel bad. The purpose of life is not to be happy but to be worthy of happiness.” ― Tracy Kidder

“True happiness consists not in the multitude of friends, but in the worth and choice.” ― Ben Jonson

“There is no austerity equal to a balanced mind, and there is no happiness equal to contentment; there is no disease like covetousness, and no virtue like mercy.” ― Chanakya

“The good life consists in deriving happiness by using your signature strengths every day in the main realms of living. The meaningful life adds one more component: using these same strengths to forward knowledge, power or goodness.” ― Martin Seligman

“Happiness must happen, and the same holds for success: you have to let it happen by not caring about it.” ― Viktor E. Frankl

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

The drive for happiness is vital; it's what keeps us in motion.” ― Richard Gere

“Poetry comes from the highest happiness or the deepest sorrow.” ― A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

“Some people think happiness is a luxury, but it's a necessity. You need to make space for it in your life.” ― Christie Brinkley

“Happiness is dependent on self-discipline. We are the biggest obstacles to our own happiness. It is much easier to do battle with society and with others than to fight our own nature.” ― Dennis Prager

“The sound of laughter is like the vaulted dome of a temple of happiness.” ― Milan Kundera

“Like anything worth doing in life, happiness takes time and patience and consistency.” ― Mark Manson

“Happiness is that state of consciousness which proceeds from the achievement of one's values.” ― Ayn Rand

“Life is essentially a cheat and its conditions are those of defeat; the redeeming things are not happiness and pleasure but the deeper satisfactions that come out of struggle.” ― F. Scott Fitzgerald

“Power means happiness; power means hard work and sacrifice.” ― Beyonce Knowles

“Happiness is having a large, loving, caring, close-knit family in another city.” ― George Burns

“In this life, we have to make many choices. Some are very important choices. Some are not. Many of our choices are between good and evil. The choices we make, however, determine to a large extent our happiness or our unhappiness, because we have to live with the consequences of our choices.” ― James E. Faust

“If I can bring happiness to people all around the world, then I will try my best to do so.” ― Tom Holland

“The secret to happiness is freedom... And the secret to freedom is courage.” ― Thucydides

“The Constitution only gives people the right to pursue happiness. You have to catch it yourself.” ― Benjamin Franklin

“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

“All true happiness, pure joy, sweet bounties, and unclouded pleasure are contained within the knowledge and love of God.” ― Said Nursi

“Happiness is making your dreams come true.” ― Jourdan Dunn

“The only thing that could spoil a day was people. People were always the limiters of happiness except for the very few that were as good as spring itself.” ― Ernest Hemingway

“Procrastination is one of the most common and deadliest of diseases and its toll on success and happiness is heavy.” ― Wayne Gretzky

“The secret of happiness is variety, but the secret of variety, like the secret of all spices, is knowing when to use it.” ― Daniel Gilbert

“No one has a right to consume happiness without producing it.” ― Helen Keller

“A smile is happiness you'll find right under your nose.” ― Tom Wilson

“There is nothing which can better deserve your patronage, than the promotion of science and literature. Knowledge is in every country the surest basis of public happiness.” ― George Washington

“It's enough to indulge and to be selfish but true happiness is really when you start giving back.” ― Adrian Grenier

“I'm a suck-it-up-and-move-on kind of person. Every day is a new day, and you'll never be able to find happiness if you don't move on.” ― Carrie Underwood

“I don't have to take a trip around the world or be on a yacht in the Mediterranean to have happiness. I can find it in the little things, like looking out into my backyard and seeing deer in the fields.” ― Queen Latifah

“I don't know why my smile has become a signature pose. I think it's a nice change. I think people want to see happiness, so a smile is what can bring that. I didn't make it my trademark on purpose.” ― Arizona Muse

“There is only one passion, the passion for happiness.” ― Denis Diderot

“Whenever you choose power over love, you will never find true happiness.” ― Karen Salmansohn

“The true basis of morality is utility; that is, the adaptation of our actions to the promotion of the general welfare and happiness; the endeavour so to rule our lives that we may serve and bless mankind.” ― Annie Besant

“The first recipe for happiness is: avoid too lengthy meditation on the past.” ― Andre Maurois

“A plant is the most cliche thing, but a little bit of green has a great effect on happiness. Being at a cubicle all day is not pleasing, but a little life on your desk can give you a little life, too.” ― Bobby Berk

“The greatest happiness of the greatest number is the foundation of morals and legislation.” ― Jeremy Bentham

“There is only one way to happiness and that is to cease worrying about things which are beyond the power of our will.” ― Epictetus

“It is not how much we have, but how much we enjoy, that makes happiness.” ― Charles Spurgeon

“Life is life, and one has experiences that are painful and some that are very pleasant, and one has reward and sacrifice and more reward and disappointment and joy and happiness, and it's always going to be the same.” ― Mel Gibson

“I've always been able to transform happiness and pain and sorrow and tears into positive energy.” ― Thalia

“Happiness is a light, an atmosphere, an illumination. It sets a personality. I always feel that it is a creation that is difficult for some and easy for others, but essentially an achievement, never an accident.” ― Elizabeth Bibesco

“For happiness one needs security, but joy can spring like a flower even from the cliffs of despair.” ― Anne Morrow Lindbergh

“Be more dedicated to making solid achievements than in running after swift but synthetic happiness.” ― A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

“It is not in the pursuit of happiness that we find fulfillment, it is in the happiness of pursuit.” ― Denis Waitley

“There is no end of craving. Hence contentment alone is the best way to happiness. Therefore, acquire contentment.” ― Swami Sivananda

“When a small child, I thought that success spelled happiness. I was wrong, happiness is like a butterfly which appears and delights us for one brief moment, but soon flits away.” ― Anna Pavlova

“Satisfaction of one's curiosity is one of the greatest sources of happiness in life.” ― Linus Pauling

“Everyone has noticed how hard it is to turn our thoughts to God when everything is going well with us... While what we call 'our own life' remains agreeable, we will not surrender it to Him. What, then, can God do in our interests but make 'our own life' less agreeable to us, and take away the plausible sources of false happiness?” ― C. S. Lewis

“It's not possible to experience constant euphoria, but if you're grateful, you can find happiness in everything.” ― Pharrell Williams

“People look to time in expectation that it will eventually make them happy, but you cannot find true happiness by looking toward the future.” ― Eckhart Tolle

“I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than in attempting to satisfy them.” ― John Stuart Mill

“People say that money is not the key to happiness, but I always figured if you have enough money, you can have a key made.” ― Joan Rivers

“Anyone who starts piercing the bubble of happiness, get 'em out of your life.” ― Robert Kraft

“Our happiness is certainly mixed in with the tragedies of life. You have to find the lemonade. You have to find the silver lining in the middle of everything that happens in life.” ― Chandra Wilson

“Politicians also have no leisure, because they are always aiming at something beyond political life itself, power and glory, or happiness.” ― Aristotle

“Happy is the man who has broken the chains which hurt the mind, and has given up worrying once and for all.” ― Ovid

“Existence is a strange bargain. Life owes us little; we owe it everything. The only true happiness comes from squandering ourselves for a purpose.” ― William Cowper

“We are buried beneath the weight of information, which is being confused with knowledge; quantity is being confused with abundance and wealth with happiness.” ― Tom Waits

“Success to me is only two things: happiness and stability.” ― Kehlani

“I thank my God for graciously granting me the opportunity of learning that death is the key which unlocks the door to our true happiness.” ― Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

“Man's only true happiness is to live in hope of something to be won by him. Reverence something to be worshipped by him, and love something to be cherished by him, forever.” ― John Ruskin

“The revolutionary sees his task as liberation not only of the oppressed but also of the oppressor. Happiness can never truly exist in a state of tension.” ― Steven Biko

“There is joy in work. There is no happiness except in the realization that we have accomplished something.” ― Henry Ford

“No man chooses evil because it is evil; he only mistakes it for happiness, the good he seeks.” ― Mary Wollstonecraft

“Curiosity is one of the great secrets of happiness.” ― Bryant H. McGill

“Transcendental meditation is an ancient mental technique that allows any human being to dive within, transcend and experience the source of everything. It's such a blessing for the human being because that eternal field is a field of unbounded intelligence, creativity, happiness, love, energy and peace.” ― David Lynch

“Respect your partner. Be happy in your partner's happiness.” ― Divyanka Tripathi

“Joy can only be real if people look upon their life as a service and have a definite object in life outside themselves and their personal happiness.” ― Leo Tolstoy

“Happiness can only be found if you can free yourself of all other distractions.” ― Saul Bellow

“Just staying healthy, that is true wealth and true happiness.” ― Jon Jones

“The happiness of life is made up of minute fractions - the little, soon forgotten charities of a kiss or a smile, a kind look or heartfelt compliment.” ― Samuel Taylor Coleridge

“It's good to be happy and tell us how cool your life is and how awesome you are on social media. That's great because it inspires other people to be happy, too. But a lot of times, people are trying to be happy in the wrong ways - with money or with different things that are not true happiness.” ― Jaden Smith

“Perfect happiness is a beautiful sunset, the giggle of a grandchild, the first snowfall. It's the little things that make happy moments, not the grand events. Joy comes in sips, not gulps.” ― Sharon Draper

“We hold these truths to be self-evident: that all men are created equal; that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights; that among these are life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.” ― Thomas Jefferson

“Happiness does not come from football awards. It's terrible to correlate happiness with football. Happiness comes from a good job, being able to feed your wife and kids. I don't dream football, I dream the American dream - two cars in a garage, be a happy father.” ― Barry Sanders

“The secret of happiness is the determination to be happy always, rather than wait for outer circumstances to make one happy.” ― J. Donald Walters

“The happiness of a man in this life does not consist in the absence but in the mastery of his passions.” ― Alfred Lord Tennyson

“Indeed, man wishes to be happy even when he so lives as to make happiness impossible.” ― Saint Augustine

“Money can't buy you happiness, but it can buy you a yacht big enough to pull up right alongside it.” ― David Lee Roth

“The first requisite for the happiness of the people is the abolition of religion.” ― Karl Marx

“Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you do, you'll be successful.” ― Tyga

“Self-esteem is as important to our well-being as legs are to a table. It is essential for physical and mental health and for happiness.” ― Louise Hart

“When we recall the past, we usually find that it is the simplest things - not the great occasions - that in retrospect give off the greatest glow of happiness.” ― Bob Hope

“Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory.” ― Albert Schweitzer

“Wealth, like happiness, is never attained when sought after directly. It comes as a by-product of providing a useful service.” ― Henry Ford

“The world is full of a lot of fear and a lot of negativity, and a lot of judgment. I just think people need to start shifting into joy and happiness. As corny as it sounds, we need to make a shift.” ― Ellen DeGeneres

“Man is fond of counting his troubles, but he does not count his joys. If he counted them up as he ought to, he would see that every lot has enough happiness provided for it.” ― Fyodor Dostoevsky

“I think a child may be the only thing that could give me true happiness.” ― Nicki Minaj

“I've been very lucky to have achieved a lot of the things that I dreamt of achieving as a young man. But, at the end of the day - and I truly believe this - it is not about achieving great wealth or success. Because they don't bring happiness, ultimately.” ― Leonardo DiCaprio

“It is one of my sources of happiness never to desire a knowledge of other people's business.” ― Dolley Madison

“The measure of success is happiness and peace of mind.” ― Bobby Davro

“Romance and novel paint beauty in colors more charming than nature, and describe a happiness that humans never taste. How deceptive and destructive are those pictures of consummate bliss!” ― Oliver Goldsmith

“A man is not rightly conditioned until he is a happy, healthy, and prosperous being; and happiness, health, and prosperity are the result of a harmonious adjustment of the inner with the outer of the man with his surroundings.” ― James Allen

“When you know what pain is, and when you have to make a choice, you learn that it is a decision. People think it's a fairytale thing, love and happiness, but you have to work hard. And then - you feel it deeply.” ― Mary J. Blige

“'Utopia' is a positive and constructive program that gives people the opportunity, if you can start all over again, start from scratch and create laws and make decisions, will you be able to build a society that is better than the one we have; will it be chaos or happiness.” ― John de Mol, Jr.

“The man who makes everything that leads to happiness depends upon himself, and not upon other men, has adopted the very best plan for living happily. This is the man of moderation, the man of manly character and of wisdom.” ― Plato

“Success in its highest and noblest form calls for peace of mind and enjoyment and happiness which come only to the man who has found the work that he likes best.” ― Napoleon Hill

“Happiness is beneficial for the body, but it is grief that develops the powers of the mind.” ― Marcel Proust

“Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length.” ― Robert Frost

“Different men seek after happiness in different ways and by different means, and so make for themselves different modes of life and forms of government.” ― Aristotle

“The greatest happiness of life is the conviction that we are loved; loved for ourselves, or rather, loved in spite of ourselves.” ― Victor Hugo

“Happiness is not an ideal of reason, but of imagination.” ― Immanuel Kant

“Happiness is like those palaces in fairy tales whose gates are guarded by dragons: we must fight in order to conquer it.” ― Alexandre Dumas

“Money is human happiness in the abstract; he, then, who is no longer capable of enjoying human happiness in the concrete devotes himself utterly to money.” ― Arthur Schopenhauer

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

“Genuine happiness comes from within, and often it comes in spontaneous feelings of joy.” ― Andrew Weil

“Happiness exists on earth, and it is won through prudent exercise of reason, knowledge of the harmony of the universe, and constant practice of generosity.” ― Jose Marti

“I'm not motivated by money or power or fame. In the end, it doesn't bring much happiness. The only thing that is driving me is self-satisfaction, self-validation.” ― William Clay Ford, Jr.

“The secret to happiness is to face the fact that the world is horrible.” ― Bertrand Russel

“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

“Just as a cautious businessman avoids investing all his capital in one concern, so wisdom would probably admonish us also not to anticipate all our happiness from one quarter alone.” ― Sigmund Freud

“Happiness never lays its finger on its pulse.” ― Adam Smith

“I adored Mickey Mouse when I was a child. He was the emblem of happiness and funniness.” ― Maurice Sendak

“Happiness is a simple everyday miracle, like water, and we are not aware of it.” ― Nikos Kazantzakis

“Happiness doesn't depend on how much you have to enjoy, but how much you enjoy what you have.” ― Tom Wilson

“To find out what one is fitted to do, and to secure an opportunity to do it, is the key to happiness.” ― John Dewey

“The happiness of this life depends less on what befalls you than the way in which you take it.” ― Elbert Hubbard

“All happiness or unhappiness solely depends upon the quality of the object to which we are attached by love.” ― Baruch Spinoza

“We used to have championships in the streets with my friends, and whoever scored a goal was the happiest boy in the world. Now, every time that I score, I go back to being a child: the happiness of scoring a goal is unexplainable.” ― Antoine Griezmann

“We live in an age that stresses personal goals, careers, happiness, work and religion. The emphasis is on the individual and how best that individual can satisfy himself.” ― Mother Angelica

“The pursuit of happiness is a most ridiculous phrase: if you pursue happiness you'll never find it.” ― Carrie Snow

“This happiness consisted of nothing else but the harmony of the few things around me with my own existence, a feeling of contentment and well-being that needed no changes and no intensification.” ― Hermann Hesse

“Pleasure only starts once the worm has got into the fruit, to become delightful happiness must be tainted with poison.” ― Georges Bataille

“Religion is of general and public concern, and on its support depend, in great measure, the peace and good order of government, the safety and happiness of the people.” ― Samuel Chase

“No one is in control of your happiness but you; therefore, you have the power to change anything about yourself or your life that you want to change.” ― Barbara De Angelis

“Happiness is determined by factors like your health, your family relationships and friendships, and above all by feeling that you are in control of how you spend your time.” ― Daniel Kahneman

“The happiness of one's own heart alone cannot satisfy the soul; one must try to include, as necessary to one's own happiness, the happiness of others.” ― Paramahansa Yogananda

“Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.” ― Dalai Lama

“A table, a chair, a bowl of fruit and a violin; what else does a man need to be happy?” ― Albert Einstein

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

“The lesson I have thoroughly learnt, and wish to pass on to others, is to know the enduring happiness that the love of a garden gives.” ― Gertrude Jekyll

“Man falls from the pursuit of the ideal of plan living and high thinking the moment he wants to multiply his daily wants. Man's happiness really lies in contentment.” ― Mahatma Gandhi

“Don't wait around for other people to be happy for you. Any happiness you get you've got to make yourself.” ― Alice Walker

“The white man's happiness cannot be purchased by the black man's misery.” ― Frederick Douglass

“The true secret of happiness lies in taking a genuine interest in all the details of daily life.” ― William Morris

“But O, how bitter a thing it is to look into happiness through another man's eyes.” ― William Shakespeare

“Love is when the other person's happiness is more important than your own.” ― H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

“I believe in the ideals of America, in liberty, justice, and the pursuit of happiness.” ― Ilhan Omar

“Today I choose life. Every morning when I wake up I can choose joy, happiness, negativity, pain... To feel the freedom that comes from being able to continue to make mistakes and choices - today I choose to feel life, not to deny my humanity but embrace it.” ― Kevyn Aucoin

“Some days are just bad days, that's all. You have to experience sadness to know happiness, and I remind myself that not every day is going to be a good day, that's just the way it is!” ― Dita Von Teese

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