Happy Quotes and Sayings - Page 4



We are never so happy, nor so unhappy, as we suppose ourselves to be.
La Rochefoucauld

The worst part of success is to try finding someone who is happy for you.
Bette Midler

A smile is a curved line that sets things straight.
Anonymous

You must try to generate happiness within yourself. If you aren’t happy in one place, chances are you won’t be happy anyplace.
Ernie Banks

Money doesn’t make you happy. I now have $50 million but I was just as happy when I had $48 million.
Arnold Schwarzenegger

Happiness is the resultant of the relative strengths of positive and negative feelings rather than an absolute amount of one or the other.
Norman Bradburn

Happiness grows at our own firesides, and is not to be picked in strangers’ gardens.
Douglas Jerrold

Happiness is a direction, not a place.
Sydney J. Harris

Even if we can’t be happy, we must always be cheerful.
Irving Kristol

You know it’s love when all you want is that person to be happy, even if you’re not part of their happiness.
Julia Roberts

People don’t notice whether it’s winter or summer when they’re happy.
Anton Chekhov

A happy life consists in tranquility of mind.
Cicero

You cannot always have happiness, but you can always give happiness.
Anonymous

Now and then it’s good to pause in our pursuit of happiness and just be happy.
Guilaume Apollinaire

The fact is always obvious much too late, but the most singular difference between happiness and joy is that happiness is a solid and joy a liquid.
J.D. Salinger

Unhappiness is not knowing what we want and killing ourselves to get it.
Don Herold

The happy man is he who knows his limitations, yet bows to no false gods.
Robert Service

We all live with the objective of being happy; our lives are all different and yet the same.
Anne Frank

Happiness is a function of accepting what is.
Werner Erhard

Happiness is the interval between periods of unhappiness.
Don Marquis

It is the working man who is the happy man. It is the idle man who is the miserable man.
Benjamin Franklin

Happy is the man who can do only one thing: in doing it, he fulfills his destiny.
Joseph Joubert

Happy is the man who ventures boldly to defend what he holds dear.
Ovid

On the whole, the happiest people seem to be those who have no particular cause for being happy except that they are so.
William R. Inge

Happiness is a conscious choice, not an automatic response.
Mildred Barthel

I give thanks for the joy and happiness in life and trust that God does indeed want me to be happy.
Marty Varnadoe Dow

The true way to render ourselves happy is to love our work and find in it our pleasure.
Francoise de Motteville

No society can surely be flourishing and happy, of which the far greater part of the members are poor and miserable.
Adam Smith

Most people would rather be certain they’re miserable, than risk being happy.
Robert Anthony

Happiness is contagious…when you reflect happiness, then all others around you catch the happy bug and are happy, too.
Jennifer Leese

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