Famous Happiness Quotes

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When you reliquish the desire to control your future, you can have more happiness.

Nicole Kidman

When you see the flower of happiness on your way, don't take it immediately; sit and watch it and realise how rare it is!

Mehmet Murat ildan

Whenever any form of government becomes destructive of these ends [life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness] it is the right of the people to alter or abolish it, and to institute new government...

Thomas Jefferson (The Declaration of Independence)

Whenever we wake up from a horrible nightmare, we don't immediately scream out of happiness.It takes a while to feel so safe and so good.

Mehmet Murat ildan

Where ambition ends happiness begins.

Author Unknown

Where your pleasure is, there is your treasure where your treasure, there your heart where your heart, there your happiness.

Saint Augustine

While people are struggling unhappily in the cities against the cruel authorities, a waterfall happily and cheerfully flows in the nature; there is happiness only if there is freedom!

Mehmet Murat ildan

Who is better, they who promote truth over happiness, or happiness over truth?

Friedrich Nietzsche

Why does this magnificent applied science, which saves work and makes life easier, bring us little happiness The simple answer runs because we have not yet learned to make sensible use of it.

Albert Einstein

Why not seize the pleasure at once, how often is happiness destroyed by preparation, foolish preparations.

Jane Austen

Why not seize the pleasure at once? How often is happiness destroyed by preparation, foolish preparation.

Jane Austen

Wisdom is the supreme part of happiness.

Sophocles

Wish for the happiness of your enemies, for if they are happy, they are your enemy no more.

Bryant McGill

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

World is brighter with the happiness of children.

Mehmet Murat ildan

Yesterday is a dream, tomorrow but a vision. But today well lived makes every yesterday a dream of happiness, and every tomorrow a vision of hope. Look well, therefore to this day.

Sanskrit Proverb

Yet ah why should they know their fateSince sorrow never comes too late,And happiness too swiftly flies.Thought would destroy their paradise.No more where ignorance is bliss,'Tis folly to be wise.

Thomas Gray

You are forgiven for your happiness and your successes only if you generously consent to share them.

William Blake

You may just miss an awesome ride if you only look at happiness as a destination.

Ingrid Weir

You need to be happy with yourself before you commit to somebody else for happiness

The Omani Shed

You say that my way of thinking cannot be tolerated? What of it? The man who alters his way of thinking to suit others is a fool. My way of thinking is the result of my reflections. It is part of my inner being, the way I am made. I do not contradict them, and would not even if I wished to. For my system, which you disapprove of, is also my greatest comfort in life, the source of all my happiness --- it means more to me than my life itself.

Marquis de Sade

You traverse the world in search of happiness, which is within the reach of every man. A contented mind confers it on all.

Horace

Your happiness is determined by something you do, not something you know.

Vikrant Parsai

“Always be guided by your heart rather than by your head, and your life will be transformed. Happiness does not consist in living in a palace or enjoying a large fortune; these can be lost. True happiness is something that neither men nor events can take from you. You will find it in Faith, in Hope and in Charity. Try to make those around you happy, and you will be happy yourself.”

Grand Duchess Elizabeth Feodorovna of Russia

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