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A smooth sea never made a skillful mariner, neither do uninterrupted prosperity and success qualify for usefulness and happiness. The storms of adversity, like those of the ocean, rouse the faculties, and excite the invention, prudence, skill and fortitude or the voyager. The martyrs of ancient times, in bracing their minds to outward calamities, acquired a loftiness of purpose and a moral heroism worth a lifetime of softness and security.

Author Unknown

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

Lord Byron

And love is two misfortunes which together happiness are.

Charles de LEUSSE

And love is two misfortunes which together happiness are.(Et l’amour, c’est deux malheurs Qui ensemble font un bonheur)

Charles de LEUSSE

Annual income twenty pounds, annual expenditure nineteen six, result happiness. Annual income twenty pounds, annual expenditure twenty pound ought and six, result misery.

Charles Dickens

As we walked silently on that sandy beach, I began to realize that there was a unique story embedded in each and every grain of sand. Those were the stories of happiness and glory, blended and intertwined with equally compelling stories of broken dreams and searing sorrow. I felt that each grain was representing and presenting the story of Mother Earth, the tales of long forgotten civilizations and majestic empires, mind-boggling evolutions and revolutions, breakthrough inventions and innovations, godly acts by holy saints and horrifying genocides by evil dictators - all that once happened and then got wiped out over time, from the surface of our planet, by the omnipotent ebbs and flows of Time almighty......leaving behind those billions and trillons of tiny sand grains with counteless stories of Mother Earth.

Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate

Being happiness doesn't a mean you got every things but it means you find a way to achieve your desire things.

Prakash Adhikari

But be, as you have been, my happiness...

Randall Jarrell

Curiosity is one of the great secrets of happiness.

Bryant McGill

Do not pursue what is illusory - property and position all that is gained at the expense of your nerves decade after decade and can be confiscated in one fell night. Live with a steady superiority over life - don't be afraid of misfortune, and do not yearn after happiness it is after all, all the same the bitter doesn't last forever, and the sweet never fills the cup to overflowing.

Alexander Solzhenitsyn

Every age has its happiness and troubles.

Jeanne Calment

Everyday happiness means getting up in the morning, and you can't wait to finish your breakfast. You can't wait to do your exercises. You can't wait to put on your clothes. You can't wait to get out -- and you can't wait to come home, because the soup is hot.

George Burns

God cannot give us a happiness and peace apart from Himself, because it is not there. There is no such thing.

C. S. Lewis

Happiness always originates within, and it's surely not an illusion. Keep your spirits high, and be thankful for each precious moment that you are so fortunate to experience and enjoy - right now! Life is good. Enjoy!

Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate

Happiness comes only when we push our brains and hearts to the farthest reaches of which we are capable.

Leo C. Rosten

Happiness held is the beginning; happiness shared is the blossom

Abhishek Shukla

Happiness in intelligent people is the rarest thing I know.

Ernest Hemingway

Happiness is a state of mind and not a state of possession. Be as you are and you will be happy, if you try to be someone else you will be miserable.

Apoorve Dubey

Happiness is equilibrium. Shift your weight. Equilibrium is pragmatic. You have to get everything into proportion. You compensate, rebalance yourself so that you maintain your angle to the world. When the world shifts, you shift.

Tom Stoppard

Happiness is having a large, loving, caring, close-knit family in another city.

George Burns

Happiness is not a goal it is a by-product.

Roosevelt, Eleanor

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 reward-it is a consequence. Suffering is not a punishment-it is a result.

Robert Green Ingersoll

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 something that comes into our lives through doors we don't even remember leaving open.

Rose Lane

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