Happiness is neither virtue nor pleasure nor this thing nor that but simply growth, We are happy when we are growing.
– William Butler Yeats
Happiness is not a circus clown rolling around in a big tractor tire so that his arms and legs form 'spokes.' Happiness is when he stops.
– Jack Handey Deep Thoughts
Happiness is not a destination. It is a method of life.
– Burton Hills
Happiness is not a reward -- it is a consequence. Suffering is not a punishment -- it is a result.
– Robert G. Ingersoll
Happiness is not a station you arrive at, but a manner of traveling.
– Margaret Lee Runbeck
Happiness is not achieved by the conscious pursuit of happiness it is generally the by-product of other activities.
– Aldous Huxley
Happiness is not achieved by the conscious pursuit of happiness; it is generally the by-product of other activities.
– Aldous Huxley, Vendeta for the Western World, 1945
Happiness is not having what you want, but wanting what you have.
– Rabbi H. Schachtel
Happiness is not in having being it is in doing.
– Lillian Eichler Watson
Happiness is not in the mere possession of money it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort.
– Franklin Delano Roosevelt
Happiness is not so much in having as sharing. We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.
– Norman MacEwan
Happiness is not the absence of problems; it's the ability to deal with them."
– Steve Maraboli
Happiness is often somewhere near us, not in the far places!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Happiness is possible only to a rational man, the man who desires nothing but rational goals, seeks nothing but rational values and finds his joy in nothing buy rational actions.
– Ayn Rand, Atlas Shrugged
Happiness is reflective, like the light of heaven.
– Washington Irving, American writer and poet
Happiness is something that you are and it comes from the way you think.
– Wayne Dyer
Happiness is that state of consciousness which proceeds from the achievement of one's values.
– Ayn Rand
Happiness is the china shop; love is the bull.
– H. L. Mencken
Happiness is the gauge that measures your relationship with God."
Happiness is the harvest of a quiet eye.
– Austin O'Malley
Happiness is the interval between periods of unhappiness.
– Don Marquis
Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.
Happiness 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.
Happiness is the only sanction of life where happiness fails, existence remains a mad and lamentable experiment.
– George Santayana
Happiness is the only sanction of life; where happiness fails, existence remains a mad and lamentable experiment.
– George Santayana, Life of Reason (1905) vol. 1, ch. 10