Inspirational Happiness Quotes

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 “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


“There are two ways to spread happiness; either be the light who shines it or be the mirror who reflects it.”
― Edith Wharton


In our daily lives, we must see that it is not happiness that makes us grateful, but the gratefulness that makes us happy.”
― Albert Clarke


 “There is not greater happiness in life today than to love and be loved.”
― George Sand


“Remember this that very little is needed to make a happy life."
― Marcus Aurelius


 “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


‘‘The best way to cheer yourself  is to try to cheer somebody else up.”
―  Mark Twain


If  thou covetest riches, ask not but for contentment, which is an immense treasure.”
― Saint Basil


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


“Happiness is different from pleasure. Happiness has something to do with struggling and enduring and accomplishing.”
― George Sheehan


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

 “To fall in love with yourself is the first secret to happiness.”
― Robert Morely


 “Gather the crumbs of happiness and they will make you a loaf of contentment.”
― Unknown


Only one thing has to change for us to know happiness in our lives: where we focus our attention.”
― Greg Anderson


The person who seeks all their applause from outside has their happiness in another's keeping.”
― Dale Carnegie


 “Happiness is always a choice. You can’t wait for circumstances to get better. You have to create your own good fortune. So look for ways to be happy every day.”
― Joel Osteen


Many people think that if they were only in some other place, or had some other job, they would be happy. Well, that is doubtful. So get as much happiness out of what you are doing as you can and don't put off being happy until some future date.”
―  Dale Carnegie


“It is the heart that makes a man rich. He is rich according to what he is, not according to what he has.”
― Henry Ward Beecher



“Happiness comes of the capacity to feel deeply, to enjoy simply, to think freely, to risk life, to be needed.”

― Storm Jameson


  “The supreme happiness of life is the conviction that we are loved for ourselves.”
― Victor Hugo


“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


 “Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn't know you left open.”
― John Barrymore


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


 “For every minute you are angry, you lose sixty seconds of happiness.”
― Ralph Waldo Emerson


 “Happiness lies, first of all, in health.”
― George William Curtis


 “Action may not always bring happiness; but there is no happiness without action.”
― Benjamin Disraeli


 “True happiness involves the full use of one's power and talents.”
 ― John W. Gardner


Genuine security arises from actual, first-hand knowledge that one is both capable and worthy of achieving happiness (through conscious, responsible action) and, once having attained it, that he deserves it.”
―Michael J. Hurd



It isn't what you have, or who you are, or where you are, or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about.”
― Dale Carnegie


Our principles are the springs of our actions. Our actions, the springs of our happiness or misery. Too much care, therefore, cannot be taken in forming our principles.”
― Red Skeleton


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



A great burden was lifted from my shoulders the day I realized that no one owes me anything.”
― Harry Browne



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


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


Creativity is inventing, experimenting, growing, taking risks, breaking rules, making mistakes, and having fun.”
― Mary Lou Cook



Joy increases as you give it, and diminishes as you try to keep it for yourself. In giving it, you will accumulate a deposit of joy greater than you ever believed possible.”
― Norman Vincent Peale


“Joy comes from using your potential.”
― Will Schultz


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


Aim for success not perfection... Remember that fear always lurks behind perfectionism. Confronting your fears and allowing yourself the right to be human can, paradoxically, make you a far happier and more productive person.”
― Dr. David Burns


“There is a wonderful mythical law of nature that the three things we crave most in life -- happiness, freedom and peace of mind -- are always attained by giving them to someone else.”
― Peyton Conway March


Happiness is essentially a state of going somewhere, wholeheartedly, one directionally, without regret or reservation.”
― William H. Sheldon


Happy people plan actions, they don't plan results.”
― Denis Waitley


“When we create something, we always create it first in a thought form. If we are basically positive in attitude, expecting and envisioning pleasure, satisfaction and happiness, we will attract and create people, situations, and events which conform to our positive expectations.”
― Shakti Gawain



“Laughter is the sun that drives winter from the human face.”
― Anonymous


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



“Happiness is a conscious choice, not an automatic response.”
― Michael Bartel


There is much satisfaction in work well done, but there can be no happiness equal to the joy of finding a heart that understands.”
― Victor Robinsoll


Be happy. It's one way of being wise.”
― Colette


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


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


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


“Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.”
― John Lennon


The most important thing is to enjoy your life—to be happy—it's all that matters.”
― Audrey Hepburn


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


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


“It's been my experience that you can nearly always enjoy things if you make up your mind firmly that you will.”
― L.M. Montgomery


No medicine cures what happiness cannot.”
― Gabriel García Márquez



Happiness depends upon ourselves.”
― Aristotle


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


Generally speaking, the most miserable people I know are those who are obsessed with themselves; the happiest people I know are those who lose themselves in the service of others...By and large, I have come to see that if we complain about life, it is because we are thinking only of ourselves.”
― Gordon B. Hinckley


Rules for Happiness:
something to do,
someone to love,
something to hope for.”
― Immanuel Kant


 “Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.”
― Aristotle


“Those who are not looking for happiness are the most likely to find it, because those who are searching forget that the surest way to be happy is to seek happiness for others.”
― Martin Luther King Jr.


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