Over 100 quotes on happiness by famous personalities,happiness quotes,A large collection of happiness quotes and happiness sayings

Over 100 quotes on happiness by famous personalities,happiness quotes,A large collection of happiness quotes and happiness sayings

6 happiness quotes
Saying yes to happiness means learning to say no to things and people that stress you out.  – Thelma Davis

Seek to do good, and you will find that happiness will run after you. -James Freeman Clarke

Seek ye first the good things of the mind, and the rest will either be supplied or its loss will not be felt.- Francis Bacon

Seeking happiness, I passed many travelers headed in the opposite direction, seeking happiness.  – Robert Brault

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

Slow down and enjoy life. It's not only the scenery you miss by going too fast – you also miss the sense of where you are going and why. – Eddie Cantor

Smile a lot. Not only will you turn heads, you'll turn hearts.- Andrea Oldham

So long as we can lose any happiness, we possess some.  – Booth Tarkington

So often the shortest distance to happiness is the length of an about-face.  – Robert Brault

Some cause happiness wherever they go; others whenever they go.–Oscar Wilde

Some luck lies in not getting what you thought you wanted but getting what you have, which once you have got it you may be smart enough to see is what you 

would have wanted had you known.- Garrison Keillor

Some people walk in the rain; others just get wet.- Roger Miller

Some pursue happiness – others create it.  – Helen Rowland

Sometimes it's hard to avoid the happiness of others. – David Assael

Sometimes the most urgent thing you can do is take a complete rest.- Ashleigh Brilliant

Sometimes we don’t find the thing that will make us happy because we can’t give up the thing that was supposed to.  – Robert Brault

Sometimes we just need to write down the good and bad things in life. If you believe in yourself the good things will double and the bad things will not.- 

Betsey Bosserman Giammattei

Sometimes we miss happiness by looking too far for things nearby.- Anonymous

Sometimes when people are under stress, they hate to think, and it’s the time when they most need to think.- Bill Clinton

Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy.–Thich Nhat Hanh

Stop worrying about the potholes in the road and celebrate the journey!- Barbara Hoffman

Stress is an ignorant state. It believes that everything is an emergency. Nothing is that important.- Natalie Goldberg

Success and happiness are not matters of chance but choice.- Zig Ziglar

Success is getting what you want, happiness is wanting what you get. -W.P. Kinsella

Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.  – Herman Cain

Take care of yourself. Good health is everyone's major source of wealth. Without it, happiness is almost impossible.–Unknown

Take control of your emotions, before your emotions take control of you.- Scott Dye

Talking about our problems is our greatest addiction. Break the habit. Talk about your joys.- Rita Schiano

That action is best which procures the greatest happiness.- Francis Hutcheson

That all who are happy are equally happy is not true. A peasant and a philosopher may be equally satis?ed, but not equally happy. A small drinking glass and a large one may be equally full, but the large one holds more than the small.  – Dr. Samuel Johnson

That is happiness: To be dissolved into something complete and great.- Willa Cather

That man is richest whose pleasures are cheapest.–Henry David Thoreau

The achievement of happiness requires not the … satisfaction of our needs … but the examination and transformation of those needs. – Stanley Louis Cavell

The aim of life is to live and to live means to be aware — joyously, drunkenly, serenely, divinely aware.  – Henry Miller

The art of being happy lies in the power of extracting happiness from common things. -Henry Ward Beecher

The art of being wise is knowing what to overlook.- William James

The art of living does not consist in preserving and clinging to a particular mode of happiness, but in allowing happiness to change its form without being disappointed by the change; happiness, like a child, must be allowed to grow up.- Charles L. Morgan

The art of living lies less in eliminating our troubles than in growing with them.- Bernard M. Baruch

The basic thing is that everyone wants happiness, no one wants suffering. And happiness mainly comes from our own attitude, rather than from external factors. If your own mental attitude is correct, even if you remain in a hostile atmosphere, you feel happy. — H.H. the Dalai Lama

The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart. Wishing you happiness.- Helen Keller

The best remedy for those who are afraid, lonely or unhappy is to go outside, somewhere where they can be quiet, alone with the heavens, nature and God. Because only then does one feel that all is as it should be and that God wishes to see people happy, amidst the simple beauty of nature. — Anne Frank

The best vitamin to be a happy person is B1.  – Author Unknown

The best way for a person to have happy thoughts is to count his blessings and not his cash There is no goal better than this one: to know as you lie on your deathbed that you lived your true life, and you did whatever made you happy.- Steve Chandler

The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer someone else up.- Mark Twain

The best way to secure future happiness is to be as happy as is rightfully possible to-day.–Charles W. Eliot

The best years of your life are the ones in which you decide your problems are your own. You do not blame them on your mother, the ecology, or the president. You realize that you control your own destiny.–Albert Ellis

The cave you fear to enter holds the treasure you seek.- Joseph Campbell

The clearest sign of wisdom is continued cheerfulness.- Michel Eyquem de Montaigne

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

The Constitution only guarantees the American people the right to pursue happiness. You have to catch it yourself.  – unknown

The Constitution only guarantees you the right to pursue happiness. You have to catch it yourself.  – Benjamin Franklin

The discovery of a new dish does more for human happiness than the discovery of a new star. – Anthelme Brillat-Savarin

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

The essentials to happiness are something to love, something to do, and something to hope for.–William Blake

The fact is always obvious much too late, but the most singular difference between happiness and joy is that happiness is a solid and joy a liquid.  – J.D. 


The first and indispensible requisite of happiness is a clear conscience.  – Edward Gibbon

The first recipe of happiness – avoid too lengthy meditations on the past.- Andre Maurois

The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance; the wise man grows it under his feet. –James Oppenheim

The good life, as I conceive it, is a happy life. I do not mean that if you are good you will be happy – I mean that if you are happy you will be good.- Bertrand Russell

The Grand essentials of happiness are: something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.–Allan K. Chalmers

The greater part of our happiness or misery depends on our disposition, and not our circumstances. We carry the seeds of the one or the other about with us in our minds wherever we go. -Martha Washington

The greatest discovery of my generation is that a person can alter his life by altering his attitude.- William James

The greatest gift we give to someone who loves us is simply to be happy.  – Robert Brault

The greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fall.- Confucius 

The greatest happiness is to transform one’s feelings into action.- Madame de Stael

The greatest happiness of life it the conviction that we are loved – loved for ourselves, or rather, loved in spite of ourselves. –Victor Hugo 

The greatest happiness you can have is knowing that you do not necessarily require happiness.  – William Saroyan

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

The greatest revolution of our generation is the discovery that human beings, by changing the inner attitudes of their minds, can change the outer aspects of 

their lives.- William James

The greatest weapon against stress is our ability to choose one thought over another.- William James

The habit of being happy enables one to be freed, or largely freed, from the domination of outward conditions. – Robert Louis Stevenson

The habit of giving only enhances the desire to give.- Walt Whitman

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


The happiest people don't have the best of everything. They just make the best of everything.- Unknown

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

The happiness of life is made up of minute fractions—the little soon-forgotten charities of a kiss, a smile, a kind look, a heartfelt compliment in the disguise of a playful raillery, and the countless other infinitesimal of pleasurable thought and genial feeling.  – Samuel Taylor Coleridge

The happiness of most people is not ruined by great catastrophes or fatal errors, but by the repetition of slowly destructive little things.- Ernest Dimnet

The happiness of society is the end of government. — John Adams

The happiness of your life depends on the quality of your thoughts.  – Marcus A. Antoninus

The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts; therefore guard accordingly.  – Marcus Aurelius

The happiness which is lacking makes one think even the happiness one has unbearable.  – Joseph Roux

The happy man is not he who seems thus to others, but who seems thus to himself.–Publilius Syrus

The happy people are those who are producing something; the bored people are those who are consuming much and producing nothing.- William Ralph Inge

The happy person is the one who finds occasions for joy at every step. He does not have to look for them, he just finds them.- Ossian Lang

The hardest arithmetic to master is that which enables us to count our blessings.- Eric Hoffer

The highest happiness, the purest joys of life, wear out at last. –Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

The human spirit needs to accomplish, to achieve, to triumph to be happy. – Ben Stein

The ingredients of health and long life are great temperance, open air, easy labor, and little care.- Sir Philip Sidney

The journey between what you once were and who you are now becoming is where the dance of life really takes place.- Barbara De Angelis

The joy that isn't shared dies young.- Anne Sexton

The key to human happiness lies within our own state of mind, and so too do the primary obstacles to that happiness.- Dalai Lama

The key to life is imagination. If you don't have that, no mater what you have, it's meaningless. If you do have imagination…you can make feast of straw.- Jane Stanton Hitchcock

The larger the island of knowledge, the longer the shoreline of wonder.- Ralph W. Sockman

The life of inner peace, being harmonious and without stress, is the easiest type of existence.- Norman Vincent Peale

The life you are leading is simply a reflection of your thinking.- Doug Firebaugh

The major cause of stress is the inability of people to discover their true nature. Discover your gifts, follow them and you will never feel stressed.- Pavel Stoyanov

The message from the hedge-leaves, Heed it, whoso thou art; Under lowly eaves Lives the happy heart.–John Vance Cheney

The mind is its own place, and in itself, can make heaven of Hell, and a hell of Heaven.–John Milton

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

The more we think of others, the happier we are. The more we think of ourselves, the more suffering we feel. -Dalai Lama

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