Monday, October 30, 2017

Quotes About Happiness


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

"Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn't know you left open."
- John Barrymore -
"Be happy with what you have and are, be generous with both, and you won't have to hunt for happiness."
- William E. Gladstone -

"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 comes from the joy of deeds well done, the zest of creating things new."
- Antoine de Saint-Exupery -

"True happiness is... to enjoy the present, without anxious dependence upon the future."
- Lucius Annaeus Seneca -

"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 -

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

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

"Happiness is neither without us nor within us. It is in God, both without us and within us."
- Blaise Pascal -

"Happiness comes only when we push our brains and hearts to the farthest reaches of which we are capable."
- Leo Rosten -

"Happiness isn't something you experience; it's something you remember."
- Oscar Levant -

"Happiness is like a cloud, if you stare at it long enough, it evaporates."
 - Sarah McLachlan -

"Happiness includes chiefly the idea of satisfaction after full honest effort. No one can possibly be satisfied and no one can be happy who feels that in some paramount affairs he failed to take up the challenge of life."
- Arnold Bennett - 

"Love is the most terrible, and also the most generous of the passions; it is the only one which includes in its dreams the happiness of someone else."
- Alphonse Karr -

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