Topics - Happiness


Quote 527Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length.
Quote 2290Happiness in intelligent people is the rarest thing I know.
Quote 4333The Constitution only gives people the right to pursue happiness. You have to catch it yourself.
Quote 4475Always leave something to wish for; otherwise you will be miserable from your very happiness.
Quote 4595Happiness depends upon ourselves. - Aristotle
Quote 5929Do not speak of your happiness to one less fortunate than yourself.
Quote 7662Some cause happiness wherever they go; others whenever they go.
Quote 7735To attain happiness in another world we need only to believe something, while to secure it in this world we must do something.
Quote 7782There is only one happiness in this life, to love and be loved.
Quote 7847Love 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 some...
Quote 7948The happiness of a man in this life does not consist in the absence but in the mastery of his passions.
Quote 8015The greatest of follies is to sacrifice health for any other kind of happiness.
Quote 8020Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.
Quote 8050There is no worse sorrow than remembering happiness in the day of sorrow.
Quote 8104Action may not always bring happiness; but there is no happiness without action.
Quote 8160The secret of happiness is to admire without desiring. And that is not happiness.
Quote 8261Lovers who love truly do not write down their happiness.
Quote 8273Happiness is neither without us nor within us. It is in God, both without us and within us.
Quote 8359Happiness isn't something you experience; it's something you remember.
Quote 8521Happiness is a virtue, not its reward. - Baruch Spinoza
Quote 8527To be without some of the things you want is an indispensable part of happiness.
Quote 8578Everyone chases after happiness, not noticing that happiness is right at their heels.
Quote 8625True happiness consists not in the multitude of friends, but in the worth and choice.
Quote 8806There is something curiously boring about somebody else's happiness.
Quote 8833Life everlasting in a state of happiness is the greatest desire of all men.
Quote 8838Future. That period of time in which our affairs prosper, our friends are true and our happiness is assured.
Quote 8840Happiness comes only when we push our brains and hearts to the farthest reaches of which we are capable.
Quote 8853It is the chiefest point of happiness that a man is willing to be what he is.
Quote 8869Happiness is itself a kind of gratitude. - Joseph Wood Krutch
Quote 8919Your successes and happiness are forgiven you only if you generously consent to share them.
Quote 9007An effort made for the happiness of others lifts above ourselves.
Quote 9046It is not how much we have, but how much we enjoy, that makes happiness.
Quote 9097Happiness depends more on how life strikes you than on what happens.
Quote 9127Growth itself contains the germ of happiness.
Quote 9145If you have easy self-contentment, you might have a very, very cheap source of happiness.
Quote 9245There is only one passion, the passion for happiness.
Quote 9255Happiness is a direction, not a place. - Sydney J. Harris
Quote 9265The right to happiness is fundamental. - Anna Pavlova
Quote 9314Happiness grows at our own firesides, and is not to be picked in strangers' gardens.
Quote 9319The two enemies of human happiness are pain and boredom.
Quote 9339If you wait for the perfect moment when all is safe and assured, it may never arrive. Mountains will not be climbed, races won, or lasting h...
Quote 9440When what we are is what we want to be, that's happiness.
Quote 9454Anything you're good at contributes to happiness.
Quote 9734Happiness is mostly a by-product of doing what makes us feel fulfilled.
Quote 9755Happiness is like a cloud, if you stare at it long enough, it evaporates.
Quote 9847There are people who can do all fine and heroic things but one - keep from telling their happiness to the unhappy.
Quote 9852Happiness is composed of misfortunes avoided.
Quote 9972A sure way to lose happiness, I found, is to want it at the expense of everything else.
Quote 10121Happiness is having a scratch for every itch.
Quote 10294What we call the secret of happiness is no more a secret than our willingness to choose life.
Quote 10309Happiness will come from materialism, not from meaning.
Quote 10409Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory.
Quote 10426Love is trembling happiness. - Khalil Gibran
Quote 10503All happiness or unhappiness solely depends upon the quality of the object to which we are attached by love.
Quote 10682Happiness is hard to recall. Its just a glow.
Quote 10694To buy happiness is to sell soul. - Douglas Horton
Quote 10786You must try to generate happiness within yourself. If you aren't happy in one place, chances are you won't be happy anyplace.
Quote 10864Satisfaction of one's curiosity is one of the greatest sources of happiness in life.
Quote 10919Unquestionably, it is possible to do without happiness; it is done involuntarily by nineteen-twentieths of mankind.
Quote 11066Happiness: an agreeable sensation arising from contemplating the misery of another.
Quote 11273Happiness is not a goal; it is a by-product. - Eleanor Roosevelt
Quote 11361Happiness is that state of consciousness which proceeds from the achievement of one's values.
Quote 11375Happiness includes chiefly the idea of satisfaction after full honest effort. No one can possibly be satisfied and no one can be happy who f...
Quote 11416Just do what must be done. This may not be happiness, but it is greatness.
Quote 11527Don't wait around for other people to be happy for you. Any happiness you get you've got to make yourself.
Quote 11530If you hope for happiness in the world, hope for it from God, and not from the world.
Quote 11538Happiness is the harvest of a quiet eye. - Austin O'Malley
Quote 11589Desire is individual. Happiness is common. - Albert Camus
Quote 11687Happiness is the interval between periods of unhappiness.
Quote 11694But what is happiness except the simple harmony between a man and the life he leads?
Quote 11701In order to have great happiness you have to have great pain and unhappiness - otherwise how would you know when you're happy?
Quote 11739The moments of happiness we enjoy take us by surprise. It is not that we seize them, but that they seize us.
Quote 11781Life in common among people who love each other is the ideal of happiness.
Quote 11880Happiness is like a kiss. You must share it to enjoy it.
Quote 11944Happiness seems made to be shared. - Pierre Corneille
Quote 11980There is happiness in duty, although it may not seem so.
Quote 11983All who joy would win must share it. Happiness was born a Twin.
Quote 12012We possess only the happiness we are able to understand.
Quote 12205You know it's love when all you want is that person to be happy, even if you're not part of their happiness.
Quote 12316Happiness is a by-product. You cannot pursue it by itself.
Quote 12332It is not easy to find happiness in ourselves, and it is not possible to find it elsewhere.
Quote 12569One of the keys to happiness is a bad memory.
Quote 12637Happiness does not lie in happiness, but in the achievement of it.
Quote 12657Money can't buy you happiness, but it can buy you a yacht big enough to pull up right alongside it.
Quote 12682Happiness is found in doing, not merely possessing.
Quote 12685There is only one way to happiness and that is to cease worrying about things which are beyond the power of our will.
Quote 12729People let their own hang-ups become the obstacles between them and personal happiness.
Quote 12745The first recipe for happiness is: Avoid too lengthy meditation on the past.
Quote 12759Happiness doesn't depend on any external conditions, it is governed by our mental attitude.
Quote 13002Happiness is a continuation of happenings which are not resisted.
Quote 13095Happiness is brief. It will not stay. God batters at its sails.
Quote 13187Happiness does not consist in self-love. - Aristotle
Quote 13254Never mind your happiness; do your duty. - Peter Drucker
Quote 13271Every gift from a friend is a wish for your happiness.
Quote 13280The person born with a talent they are meant to use will find their greatest happiness in using it.
Quote 13310Money can't buy happiness, but it can make you awfully comfortable while you're being miserable.
Quote 13393If your happiness depends on what somebody else does, I guess you do have a problem.
Quote 13506Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn't know you left open.
Quote 13522Happiness is like those palaces in fairy tales whose gates are guarded by dragons: we must fight in order to conquer it.
Quote 13599Happiness never lays its finger on its pulse.
Quote 13707Happiness is the only good. The time to be happy is now. The place to be happy is here. The way to be happy is to make others so.
Quote 13769Nothing prevents happiness like the memory of happiness.
Quote 13930Our happiness depends on wisdom all the way. - Sophocles
Quote 14022Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.