Happiness Quotes

Happiness is not a goal it is a by - Product.
Roosevelt, Eleano
Happiness is reflective, like the light of heaven.
Washington Irving, American writer and poet

Helen kelle - when one door of happiness closes, another one...
How to gain, how to keep, how to recover happiness is in fact for most men at all times the secret motive of all they do, and of all they are willing to endure.
William James
The love of retirement has in all ages adhered closely to those minds which have been most enlarged by knowledge, or elevated by genius. Those who enjoyed everything generally supposed to confer happiness have been forced to seek it is the shades of privacy.
Johnson
Happiness is an imaginary condition, formerly often attributed by the living to the dead, now usually attributed by adults to children, and by children to adults.
H Hahn Blavatsky

Samuel johnson - no matter how dull, or how mean, or how wise a...
What? s the use of happiness? It can? t buy you money.
Henny Youngman
Thomas jefferson - we hold these truths to be self - evident, that...
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
When you have once seen the glow of happiness on the face of a beloved person, you know that a man can have no vocation but to awaken that light on the faces surrounding him. In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.
Albert Camus
Remember that happiness is as contagious as gloom. It should be the first duty of those who are happy to let others know of their gladness.
Maurice Maeterlinck
Happiness is neither virtue nor pleasure nor this thing nor that but simply growth, We are happy when we are growing.
William Butler Yeats
The purpose of life is the expansion of happiness.
Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
The first recipe for happiness is Avoid too lengthy meditation on the past.
Andr Maurois
There is nothing in the world so much admired as a man who knows how to bear unhappiness with courage.
Seneca
The full use of your powers along lines of excellence. - Definition of happiness by John F. Kennedy.
John Fitzgerald Kennedy
Skepticism is the chastity of the intellect, and it is shameful to surrender it too soon or to the first comer: there is nobility in preserving it coolly and proudly through long youth, until at last, in the ripeness of instinct and discretion, it can be safely exchanged for fidelity and happiness.
George Santayana
The grand essentials of happiness are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.
Allan K. Chalmers
Indeed, man wishes to be happy even when he so lives as to make happiness impossible.
Saint Augustine
The fountain of content must spring up in the mind, and he who hath so little knowledge of human nature as to seek happiness by changing anything but his own disposition, will waste his life in fruitless efforts and multiply the grief he proposes to remove.
Samuel Johnson
Do whatever comes your way as well as you can. Think as little as possible about yourself and as much as possible about other people and other things that are interesting. Put a good deal of thought into happiness that you are able to give.
Roosevelt, Eleano
If a man who cannot count finds a four - Leaf clover, is he entitled to happiness?
Stanislaw Lec, "Unkempt Thoughts".
So live that your memories will be part of your happiness.
Author Unknown
Too much sensibility creates unhappiness too much insensibility leads to crime.
Charles Maurice de Talleyrand
Happiness is not in the mere possession of money it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort.
Franklin Delano Roosevelt
Happiness is an imaginary condition, formerly attributed by the living to the dead, now usually attributed by adults to children, and by children to adults.
Thomas Szasz
There will be little rubs and disappointments everywhere, and we are all apt to expect too much but then, if one scheme of happiness fails, human nature turns to another if the first calculation is wrong, we make a second better we find comfort somewhere.
Jane Austen
Sanity is a small price to pay for happiness.
Marabeth Madsen
Without relationships, no matter how much wealth, fame, power, prestige and seeming success by the standards and opinions of the world one has, happiness will constantly eluded him.
Sidney Madwed
Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get.
Dale Carnegie
All that we are is the result of what we have thought. If a man speaks or acts with an evil thought, pain follows him. If a man speaks or acts with a pure thought, happiness follows him, like a shadow that never leaves him.
Buddha
The Constitution only gives people the right to pursue happiness. You have to catch it yourself.
Ben Franklin
Many persons have the wrong idea of what constitutes true happiness. It is not attained through self - Gratification but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
Helen Kelle
The secret of happiness is this: Let your interests be as wide as possible, and let your reactions to the things and persons that interest you be as far as possible friendly rather that hostile.
Bertrand Russell
For there is no greater pain, than to remember in present grief, past happinesses.
Dante, The Divine Comedy
Are you bored with life Then throw yourself into some work you believe in with all your heart, live for it, die for it, and you will find happiness that you had thought could never be yours.
Dale Carnegie
A large income is the best recipe for happiness I ever heard of.
Jane Austen, Mansfield Park
Happiness is not in having being it is in doing.
Lillian Eichler Watson
By heaven we understand a state of happiness infinite in degree, and endless in duration.
Benjamin Franklin