Famous Happiness Quotes

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All who would win joy, must share it; happiness was born a twin.

Lord Byron

America has believed that in differentiation, not in uniformity, lies the path of progress. It acted on this belief it has advanced human happiness, and it has prospered.

Louis D. Brandeis

America has believed that in differentiation, not in uniformity, lies the path of progress. It acted on this belief; it has advanced human happiness, and it has prospered.

Louis D. Brandeis

Amusement is the happiness of those who cannot think.

Alexander Pope

An absent friend gives us friendly company when we are well assured of his happiness.

Goethe

An act of goodness is of itself an act of happiness. No reward coming after the event can compare with the sweet reward that went with it.

Maurice Masterlinck

Anguish of mind has driven thousands to suicide; anguish of body, none. This proves that the health of the mind is of far more consequence to our happiness, than the health of the body, although both are deserving of much more attention than either of them receive.

C. C. Colton

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

As death, when we come to consider it closely, is the true goal of our existence, I have formed during the last few years such close relations with this best and truest friend of mankind, that his image is not only no longer terrifying to me, but is indeed very soothing and consoling And I thank my God for graciously granting me the opportunity...of learning that death is the key which unlocks the door to our true happiness.

Thomas Mann

Bank on a life, saving towards the certainty of change Ledger all the happiness, pencil in to rearrange Withdraw all the worry Deposit all the faith Compound all the experience and Recognize when the payment is late.

Unknown

Be happy with what you have and are, be generous with both, and you won't have to hunt for happiness.

William Ewart Gladstone

Beauty is the promise of happiness.

Stendhal

Bicycle means simplicity and simplicity means happiness!

Mehmet Murat ildan

But what is happiness except the simple harmony between a man and the life he leads.

Albert Camus

Can wealth give happiness? look around and see, what gay distress! what splendid misery! Whatever fortunes lavishly can pour, the mind annihilates and calls for more.

Andrew Young

Caring about others, running the risk of feeling, and leaving an impact on people, brings happiness.

Rabbi Harold Kushner

Celebrate the happiness that friends are always giving, make every day a holiday and celebrate just living

Amanda Bradley

Character is power; it makes friends, draws patronage and support and opens the way to wealth, honor and happiness.

John Howe

Chastity is a monkish and evangelical superstition, a greater foe to natural temperance even than unintellectual sensuality; it strikes at the root of all domestic happiness, and consigns more than half of the human race to misery.

Shelley

Check out the Declaration of Independence You think it promises happiness No no no, it talks about the pursuit of happiness. The PURSUIT We've become a nation of wimps We think we're entitled to everything, we want to legislate ourselves into some cozy little cocoon. Well, forget it, Nature Boy. There are no guarantees. Life is nasty, brutish, and short.

Jeff Melvoin

Climbing that ladder of social hierarchy is an illusion that deludes any sense of happiness or truth.

Brandon A. Trean

Cranes carry this heavy mystical baggage. They're icons of fidelity and happiness. The Vietnamese believe cranes cart our souls up to heaven on our wings.

Mitchell Burgess

Days passing with discovery are the days of real happiness.

Mehmet Murat ildan

Depend not on another, rather lean Upon thyself; trust to thine own exertions: Subjection to another?s will gives pain; True happiness consists in self-reliance.

Manu

Derive happiness in oneself from a good day's work, from illuminating the fog that surrounds us.

Henri Matisse

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