Famous Happiness Quotes

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Beauty is the promise of happiness.

Stendhal

Being open is happiness and being closed is sadness. So free your mind from the prison of binding ideas and thoughts.

Debasish Mridha, M.D.

Bicycle means simplicity and simplicity means happiness!

Mehmet Murat ildan

Bitterness is tantamount to unforgivingness just like hatred is tantamount to murder. Thus, choose forgivingness and happiness over bitterness. Moreover, choose love and compassion over hatred.

Emeasoba George

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

Children are happy because they have the power of finding happiness in the simplest things.

Debasish Mridha, M.D.

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

Different men seek after happiness in different ways and by different means, and so make for themselves different modes of life and forms of government.

Aristotle

Do not focus on being happy, focus on doing something useful; afterwards, happiness will flow towards you!

Mehmet Murat ildan

Do not speak of your happiness to one less fortunate than yourself.

Plutarch

Do what you like and like what you do. It will bring success, joy and happiness to you.

Debasish Mridha, M.D.

Do whatever comes your way as well as you can. Think as little as possible about yourself and as much as possible about other people and other things that are interesting. Put a good deal of thought into happiness that you are able to give.

Roosevelt, Eleanor

Do you want my one-word secret of happiness -- It's growth -- mental, financial, you name it.

Harold Geneen

Do you want my one-word secret of happiness--it's growth--mental, financial, you name it.

Harold S. Geneen

Don't mistake pleasure for happiness. They are a different breed of dogs.

Josh Billings

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