Happiness great quotes, aphorisms, quotations, thoughts, ideas and opinions on happiness, a post that starts the quest for the Holy Grail from many points of view.
Don’t educate your children to be rich. Educate them to be happy, so they know the value of things, not the price.
They say that man’s happiness can only consist in the truth. So it would seem, because what happiness could there be in something that is false? And how, if the world is directed towards happiness, shouldn’t truth make one happy? Yet, I say that happiness consists in ignorance of the truth.
Happiness can only be either past or future, it is very rarely present.
Carl William Brown
He who fights can lose. He who doesn’t fight has already lost.
Victory is Always possible for the person who refuses to stop fighting.
The greatest happiness you can have is knowing that you do not necessarily require happiness.
Vivi felice, se felice in terra Visse nato mortal.
Happiness is not something ready-made. It comes from your own actions.
Happiness is a warm puppy.
Charles M. Schulz
Happiness is not a goal… it’s a by-product of a life well-lived.
The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.
The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.
Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.
Happiness is a state of mind. It’s just according to the way you look at things.
Happiness is not a destination, it’s a journey.
The happiest people don’t necessarily have the best of everything; they just make the best of everything they have.
I have now reigned above fifty years in victory or peace, beloved by my subjects, dreaded by my enemies, respected by my allies. Riches and honors, power and pleasure, have awaited my call, nor does any earthly blessing seem to have been wanting… I have diligently numbered the days of pure and genuine happiness that have fallen to my lot; they amount to fourteen.
Happiness is a tide: it carries you only a little way at a time; but you have covered a vast space before you know that you are moving at all.
Irresolution on the schemes of life which offer themselves to our choice, and inconstancy in pursuing them, are the greatest causes of all unhappiness.
I have now reigned above fifty years in victory or peace, beloved by my subjects, dreaded by my enemies, respected by my allies. Riches and honors, power and pleasure, have awaited my call, nor does any earthly blessing seem to have been wanting…. I have diligently numbered the days of pure and genuine happiness that have fallen to my lot; they amount to fourteen.
Three grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.
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.
Happiness is a positive cash flow.
Happy is the son whose faith in his mother remains unchallenged.
Louisa May Alcott
It isn’t necessary to be rich and famous to be happy. It’s only necessary to be rich.
Have a variety of interests… These interests relax the mind and lessen tension on the nervous system. People with many interests live, not only longest, but happiest.
George Matthew Allen
To live we must conquer incessantly; we must have the courage to be happy.
Henri Frederic Amiel
To be of use in the world is the only way to happiness.
Hans Christian Andersen
Only one thing has to change for us to know happiness in our lives: where we focus our attention.
For me it is sufficient to have a corner by my hearth, a book and a friend, and a nap undisturbed by creditors or grief.
Fernandez de Andrada
Happiness, it is said, is seldom found by those who seek it, and never by those who seek it for themselves.
Emerson F. Andrews
To be continued …